Imagined Utopias in the Built Environment


Imagined Utopias in the Built Environment
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What It Takes: How I Built a $100 Million Business Against The Odds [Audiobook]

What It Takes: How I Built a $100 Million Business Against The Odds [Audiobook]

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Earnest Epps – Built To Sell

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Decarbonising The Built Environment: Charting The Transition

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Built to Change by Edward E. Lawler III, Christopher G. Worley

Built to Change: How to Achieve Sustained Organizational Effectiveness by Edward E. Lawler III, Christopher G. Worley
Requirements: .PDF reader, 1.3 Mb
Overview: In this groundbreaking book, organizational effectiveness experts Edward Lawler and Christopher Worley show how organizations can be "built to change" so they can last and succeed in today’s global economy. Instead of striving to create a highly reliable Swiss watch that consistently produces the same behavior, they argue organizations need to be designed in ways that stimulate and facilitate change. Built to Change focuses on identifying practices and designs that organizations can adopt so that they are able to change. As Lawler and Worley point out, organizations that foster continuous change
Are closely connected to their environments Reward experimentation Learn about new practices and technologies Commit to continuously improving performance Seek temporary competitive advantages.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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Plans for Built-In & Storage Projects by Augustus Suglia

Portfolio of Plans for Built-In and Storage Projects: 25 Working Drawings for Original Designs to Build Yourself by Augustus Suglia
Requirements: .PDF reader, 30 MB
Overview: Includes designs for work bench, Hidden sewing and craft centers, beds & benches, desk and stowaway units, hospitality (bars, dish hutches etc), fireplaces mantles and wood bins
Genre: Non-Fiction > General

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I Built No Schools in Kenya by Kirsten Drysdale

I Built No Schools in Kenya: A Year of Unmitigated Madness by Kirsten Drysdale
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 1.1 MB
Overview: In September 2010, Kirsten Drysdale was tricked. Her friend called with a job offer too curious to refuse: a cruisey-gig as a dementia carer for a rich old man in Kenya. All expenses-paid, plenty of free time to travel or do some freelance reporting. There seemed no good reason to say no. so she got on a plane.

Only Kirsten’s friend hadn’t given her the full story. It was only on arrival in Nairobi that she discovered the rich old man’s family was fighting a war around him, and that she would be on the frontline. Caught in the crossfire of all kinds of wild accusations, she also had to spy on his wife, keep his daughter placated, rebuff his marriage proposals, hide the car keys and clip his toenails all while trying to retain her own sanity in the colonial time warp of his home.

Meanwhile, the Kenyan army was invading Somalia, Al-Shabaab was threatening terror attacks, the East African bodybuilding scene beckoned, and Kirsten discovered she had long-lost cousins running a bar on the other side of the city.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs

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The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC by means of Jesse Fink

The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC by means of Jesse Fink
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 4.five MB
Overview: The Youngs: The Brothers Who Built AC/DC is not like any AC/DC e-book you might have learn ahead of. Less a biography, extra a essential appreciation, it tells the tale of the trio via 11 vintage songs and divulges one of the crucial private and artistic secrets and techniques that went into their making.
Important figures from AC/DC’s lengthy strategy to the highest open up for the first actual time, whilst unsung heroes at the back of the band’s luck are given the credit score they’re due.
Accepted accounts of occasions are challenged whilst sensational new main points emerge to forged an entire new mild at the band’s history-especially their early years with Atlantic Records within the United States. Former AC/DC individuals and musicians from bands equivalent to Guns N’ Roses, Dropkick Murphys, Airbourne and Rose Tattoo additionally give their views at the Youngs’ logo of magic.
Their track hasn’t ever pulled its punches. Neither does The Youngs. After 40 years, AC/DC may simply have got the intense e-book it merits.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Biographies & Memoirs

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A Paradise Built in Hell by Rebecca Solnit (.M4B)

A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster by Rebecca Solnit
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 355 MB
Overview: The most startling thing about disasters, according to award-winning author Rebecca Solnit, is not merely that so many people rise to the occasion, but that they do so with joy. That joy reveals an ordinarily unmet yearning for community, purposefulness, and meaningful work that disaster often provides.
A Paradise Built in Hell is an investigation of the moments of altruism, resourcefulness, and generosity that arise amid disaster’s grief and disruption and considers their implications for everyday life. It points to a new vision of what society could become – one that is less authoritarian and fearful, more collaborative and local.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction

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Simply Built Cabinets (Popular Woodworking)

BTEC Level 3 National Construction and the Built Environment Student Book (Level 3 BTEC National Construction)

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How the Catholic Church Built Western… by Thomas E. Woods Jr. (.M4B)

How the Catholic Church Constructed Western Civilization by Thomas E. Woods Jr.
Necessities: .M4A/.M4B reader, 190 MB
Overview: Ask a university scholar right this moment what he is aware of in regards to the Catholic Church and his reply would possibly come down to 1 phrase: "corruption". However that one phrase must be "civilization".
Western civilization has given us trendy science, the wealth of free-market economics, the safety of legislation, a way of human rights and freedom, charity as a advantage, splendid artwork and music, philosophy grounded in cause, and innumerable different presents we take as a right. However what’s the final supply of those presents? Greatest-selling creator and professor Thomas E. Woods, Jr., offers the reply: the Catholic Church.

No establishment has achieved extra to form Western civilization than the two-thousand-year-old Catholic Church and in ways in which many people have forgotten or by no means identified. Woods’ guide is crucial studying for recovering this misplaced fact.
Style: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction Historical past

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How a Building is Designed and Built – Part 5 of 6

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Built To The Hilt: The Strength And …

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