Best Architecture Reference Books
Archtoolbox's list of the best architecture reference books - these are the books we think every architect should have on their shelf.
A review of Architectural Graphic Standards, 11th Edition by Charles Ramsey, Harold Sleeper, and the American Institute of Architects.
A review of The Architect's Handbook of Professional Practice by The American Institute of Architects.
Review of the book, Architects' Data by Ernst Neufert, which is an important book of technical data for architects.
Review of Building Construction Illustrated, by Francis D.K. Ching.
Review of Fundamentals of Building Construction by Edward Allen and Joseph Iano.
Review of Heating, Cooling, Lighting: Sustainable Design Methods for Architects, by Norbert Lechner
Review of A History of Western Architecture, by David Watkin.
Review of Modern Architecture Since 1900, by William J.R. Curtis.
Review of A Visual Dictionary of Architetcure, by Francis D.K. Ching.
Review of How Firms Succeed; A Field Guide to Design Management by James P. Cramer and Scott Simpson.
Review of The Architect's Guide to Writing for Design and Construction Professionals, by Bill Schmalz.
Review of The Death and Life of Great American Cities, by Jane Jacobs.
Review of AIA City Guides, which are written by various authors.
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