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Coursera - Early Renaissance Architecture in Italy: from Alberti to Bramante  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Nov. 16, 2016
Coursera - Early Renaissance Architecture in Italy: from Alberti to Bramante

Coursera - Early Renaissance Architecture in Italy: from Alberti to Bramante
Sapienza University of Rome with Francesco Paolo Fiore

WEBRip | English | MP4 | 960 x 540 | AVC ~137 kbps | 29.970 fps
AAC | 123 Kbps | 44.1 KHz | 2 channels | Subs: English (.srt) | 04:26:52 | 450 MB
Genre: eLearning Video / Art, Architecture, and Design

Through some of the most celebrated examples of the early Renaissance architecture and the most important statements of the early Renaissance theories, the course will examine problems of the architectural spaces, technology and forms looking to the antiquity in the XV century in Italy.
Innovative Vaulting in the Architecture of the Roman Empire: 1st to 4th Centuries CE [Repost]

Innovative Vaulting in the Architecture of the Roman Empire: 1st to 4th Centuries CE by Lynne C. Lancaster
English | 12 Nov. 2015 | ISBN: 1107059356 | 256 Pages | PDF | 45.47 MB

This book studies six vaulting techniques employed in architecture outside of Rome and asks why they were invented where they were and how they were disseminated. Most of the techniques involve terracotta elements in various forms, such as regular flat bricks, hollow voussoirs, vaulting tubes, and armchair voussoirs.

National Geographic - How Nero Saved Rome (2009)  

Posted by notbanned at Oct. 13, 2015
National Geographic - How Nero Saved Rome (2009)

National Geographic - How Nero Saved Rome (2009)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3357 Kbps | 45mn 48s | Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 6 channels | Subs: English | 1.20 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Nero is accused of having "fiddled while Rome burned" and remembered for executing his mother and burning Christians alive. History has sided against him on all counts, but could there be another side to ancient Rome's notorious emperor? July 19th, 64 AD. Rome is on the brink of disaster. Fire rages through the heart of the empire. Blame will eventually fall on the Emperor, Nero. For 2,000 years he has been accused of fiddling while Rome burned. But, in the fire's wake, it's actually Nero who puts the city back on its feet. In the process he will revolutionize western architecture and forever change the face Rome.
Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759 (repost)

Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759 by Victor Deupi
English | Oct 9, 2014 | ISBN: 0415724392 | 232 Pages | PDF | 8 MB

Architectural Temperance examines relations between Bourbon Spain and papal Rome (1700-1759) through the lens of cultural politics. With a focus on key Spanish architects sent to study in Rome by the Bourbon Kings, the book also discusses the establishment of a program of architectural education at the newly founded Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid.
Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759 [Repost]

Architectural Temperance: Spain and Rome, 1700-1759 (Routledge Research in Architecture) by Victor Deupi
English | 18 Aug. 2014 | ISBN: 0415724392 | 232 Pages | PDF | 7.74 MB

Architectural Temperance examines relations between Bourbon Spain and papal Rome (1700-1759) through the lens of cultural politics. With a focus on key Spanish architects sent to study in Rome by the Bourbon Kings, the book also discusses the establishment of a program of architectural education at the newly founded Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando in Madrid.

Rome For Dummies by Alessandra de Rosa [Repost]  

Posted by tanas.olesya at March 16, 2015
Rome For Dummies by Alessandra de Rosa [Repost]

Rome For Dummies by Alessandra de Rosa
English | Feb 26, 2008 | ISBN: 0470209550 | 313 Pages | PDF | 9 MB

The history of the Eternal City is permanently recorded in its many monuments and ruins. Rome has delights for anyone and everyone—art aficionados, architecture buffs, history lovers, foodies, and fashion trendsetters. This guide eases you into la dolce vita ("the sweet life") with information on:…

Ancient Rome and Modern America (repost)  

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 19, 2014
Ancient Rome and Modern America (repost)

Ancient Rome and Modern America (Classical Receptions) by Margaret Malamud
Wiley-Blackwell | November 10, 2008 | English | ISBN: 1405139331 | 312 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Ancient Rome and Modern America explores the vital role the narratives and images of Rome have played in America’s understanding of itself and its history.
Places America’s response to Rome in a historical context, from the Revolutionary era to the present
Looks at portrayals of Rome in different media: writing, architecture, theatre, painting, World’s Fairs and Expositions, and film
Beautifully illustrated with over 40 high quality photographs and figures

HSAR 252 - Roman Architecture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by groovebeat at May 23, 2014
HSAR 252 - Roman Architecture

HSAR 252 - Roman Architecture
WEB-Rip | MOV | AVC1 @ 1.5 Mbit/s | 640x360 | AAC Stereo @ 128 Kbit/s 48 KHz | 13 Hours | 14.5 GB
Genre: History of Art, Roman Architecture | Language: English

This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their decoration, including mural painting. While architectural developments in Rome, Pompeii, and Central Italy are highlighted, the course also provides a survey of sites and structures in what are now North Italy, Sicily, France, Spain, Germany, Greece, Turkey, Croatia, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, and North Africa. The lectures are illustrated with over 1,500 images, many from Professor Kleiner's personal collection.
Grandeur That Was Rome - Roman Art and Archaeology [repost]

Grandeur That Was Rome - Roman Art and Archaeology
14xAudio CDs in MP3 / English: MP3, 96 kb/s (2 ch) | Duration: 07:48:56 | + PDF Guide | 328 mb
Genre: History

Common perceptions of Ancient Rome are plentiful, whether they take the form of crazy emperors hosting lavish feasts, scenes of chariot races and gladiatorial combat, or processions of conquering armies. But that is only half the story. In this enlightening lecture series, Professor Jennifer Tobin presents a sweeping portrait of Rome, including the lofty developments of senatorial government, historical writing, stunning art and architecture - and even the origins of long-lived customs such as the Roman tradition of carrying a bride over the threshold.
renovatio urbis: Architecture, Urbanism and Ceremony in the Rome of Julius II (The Classical Tradition in Architecture)

renovatio urbis: Architecture, Urbanism and Ceremony in the Rome of Julius II (The Classical Tradition in Architecture) By Nicholas Temple
2011 | 368 Pages | ISBN: 0415473853 | PDF | 10 MB