Constructing Architecture HB NEW 3rd ed.
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This prize-winning volume now appears in its third, revised and expanded edition. Organised into chapters of "Raw Materials/Building Materials (Modules)", "Elements" (Building Components), "Structures" (Building Methods), and "Buildings (Examples), the book now includes a new section on "Elevators" in the chapter "Building Components" and on "Shell construction -expansion - core and shell construction" in the chapter "Structures". The chapter on "Buildings" now includes information about the typologies of "courtyard house vs. veranda house". The examples section has been expanded to cover three new projects whose design processes are documented comprehensively and systematically step by step.
ISBN 9783038214519. Birkhauser Verlag.