Basics CAD Jan Krebs, Birkhäuser, 2007, £9.90 Another book in the Basics series intended for students, this easy-to-follow guide offers a useful overview of basic principles for beginners. Over 90 pages, the book covers visualisation, data ow and how to navigate a virtual drawing board. An antiseptic but clear presentation at the right price.
Moving Forward: New Directions in Transport Design Helen Evenden, V&A Publications, 2007, £19.99 Even if you are not a futuristic automobile fan, but especially if you are, you will enjoy browsing the latest offering from the V&A Contemporary series, which looks at cars for the future. The last chapter looks at transport interchanges: shelters, stations and airports; some familiar and some not.