First Year Architectural Engineering Reading List

A Listmania! list by Kim "sweetie_candykim" (Liverpool, England)
 
Engineering Mathematics
1.  Engineering Mathematics by K.A. Stroud
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  "An excellent book, written in an easy to follow format, focusing on examples"
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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews)

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Fluid Mechanics
2.  Fluid Mechanics by Dr J. F. Douglas
The list author says:
  "This is ok, a bit hard to follow and seems to have a lot of unnecessary information"
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Craig's Soil Mechanics, Seventh Edition
3.  Craig's Soil Mechanics, Seventh Edition by R.F. Craig
The list author says:
  "This is easy to follow, a bit boring, but that maybe the subject lol"
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Modern Engineering Mathematics
4.  Modern Engineering Mathematics by Prof Glyn James
The list author says:
  "This book is not as good as Stroud, it lacks examples and requires more reading than actually doing the maths"
Used & New from: £43.98
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Surveying for Engineers
5.  Surveying for Engineers by J. Uren
The list author says:
  "I think this book would be useful but I didn't use it.  It was written by my lecturer, but he told us everything we needed to know anyway"
Used & New from: £6.21
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Structural and Stress Analysis
6.  Structural and Stress Analysis by T.H.G. Megson
The list author says:
  "This book is ok, but should have more examples"
£23.89
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

A Concise History of Architectural Styles
7.  A Concise History of Architectural Styles by Emily Cole
The list author says:
  "This wasn't on my reading list, but I found it an excellent book for and overview of Architectural styles"
£17.99   Used & New from: £5.11
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Structural and Stress Analysis: Theories, Tutorials and Examples (Spon Text)
8.  Structural and Stress Analysis: Theories, Tutorials and Examples (Spon Text) by Jianqiao Ye
The list author says:
  "This book has far more examples than the Megson book, and was also written by one of the lecturers at the Uni of Leeds, so the format is the same as solve problems."
£37.04   Used & New from: £29.00
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Understanding Structures: Analysis, Materials, Design
9.  Understanding Structures: Analysis, Materials, Design by Derek Seward
The list author says:
  "The layout is clear and the language easy to follow, but this book didn't seem very relevant to me."
Used & New from: £3.43
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M2
10.  Advanced Maths for AQA: Mechanics M2 by Brian Jefferson
The list author says:
  "This book is very basic for the beginning of the year, but it focuses on examples rather than explanation to give a clear understanding of the basic principles."
£15.99   Used & New from: £3.44
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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