WorldCat Identities

Ambrose, James E.

Overview
Works: 67 works in 418 publications in 4 languages and 11,017 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: TA633, 690
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Most widely held works about James E Ambrose
 
Most widely held works by James E Ambrose
Simplified engineering for architects and builders by Harry Parker( Book )

51 editions published between 1947 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Major revision of this classic reference is reorganized and updated to reflect the latest practices in the design of structures. Since 1938, Simplified Engineering for Architect and Builders has endured as the reference of choice for designers and constructors who need to know the practical procedures for the design of commonly used structures for buildings. Covering both the LRFD and ASD methods for structural design, Simplified Engineering is the go-to book for those working on the design of steel, wood, concrete and masonry building structures"--
Simplified building design for wind and earthquake forces by James E Ambrose( Book )

31 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a practical introduction to the issues and problems encountered in designing buildings which can withstand the forces of natural disasters. The text includes updates from the 1994 Universal Building Code and detailed information on engineering computations and lateral force construction
Simplified design of building structures by James E Ambrose( Book )

34 editions published between 1979 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design of the wood structure. Design of the steel and masonry structure. Design of the light wood structure
Simplified design of steel structures by James E Ambrose( Book )

23 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book covers all commonly used steel systems, practices, and research in the field, reinforced with examples of practical designs and general building structural systems. The book has been updated to conform to current building codes, design practices, and industry standards. Featuring a wealth of illustrations, expanded text examples, exercise problems, and a helpful glossary."--Jacket
Simplified design of concrete structures by James E Ambrose( Book )

22 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of building foundations by James E Ambrose( Book )

13 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of wood structures by Harry Parker( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: No architect's education would be complete without a basic understanding of how structures respond to the action of forces and how these forces affect the performance of various building material (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continuous publication for over sixty years, this standard guide to structural design with wood has now been updated to include current design practices, standards, and consideration of new wood products
Building structures primer by James E Ambrose( Book )

12 editions published between 1967 and 1981 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design for earthquakes by James E Ambrose( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of masonry structures by James E Ambrose( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design of building trusses by James E Ambrose( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of reinforced concrete by Harry Parker( Book )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building engineering and systems design by Frederick S Merritt( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seismic design of buildings by James E Ambrose( Book )

12 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified site design by James E Ambrose( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of structural wood by Harry Parker( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simplified design of structural steel by Harry Parker( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design for lateral forces by James E Ambrose( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building construction : enclosure systems by James E Ambrose( Book )

7 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building construction : interior systems by James E Ambrose( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Design for earthquakes
Alternative Names
Ambrose, James.

Ambrose, James 1929-

Ambrose, James E.

Ambrose James Edward

Ambrose, James Edward 1929-

Languages
English (282)

Spanish (17)

Chinese (1)

French (1)

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Simplified building design for wind and earthquake forcesSimplified design of building structuresSimplified design of steel structuresSimplified design of concrete structuresSimplified design of building foundationsSimplified design of wood structuresDesign for earthquakesSimplified design of masonry structures