This is a comprehensive reference work on architectural design, which has been updated to include new designs, standards, materials and applications, as well as the current American building codes. All chapters begin with a summary of the topic. The new material covered ranges from waste disposal to environmental building design and new building ...
This is a comprehensive reference work on architectural design, which has been updated to include new designs, standards, materials and applications, as well as the current American building codes. All chapters begin with a summary of the topic. The new material covered ranges from waste disposal to environmental building design and new building envelope systems. The information on energy and resource conservation has been expanded and there is a new section on building types.
Good Condition. No Dust Jacket. Used good condition. Book is warped. Text appears to be clean of markings. Binding is tight. Rare/Scarce Rack 5 Shelf 1 854 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Architecture; ISBN: 0471811483. ISBN/EAN: 9780471811480. Inventory No: 1561020000.
Good. No Jacket as Issued. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. 854pp. Index. Original boards. Previous owners name on FEP; neat and unobtrusive. Inner pagea are clean (unmarked). Text block is slightly pulling away from boards due to size but pages are still very secure. Covers are scuffed with some moisture stains to front panel. Nice copy.
My original (but older) copy was destroyed by the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Center. I needed the helpful details because I was beginning a rehab of the family home, and I had no other basic references. It is serving it's purpose quite well.
Mar 5, 2009
I work for Architectural company, and I am using the book almost every day for reference.
Jun 7, 2007
great book for students
A good book for students in the architectural drafting field. Very will thought out and good pictures to practice autocading from.
Apr 6, 2007
this is a great book to keep on you shelf to reference. i use it all the time when drafting or working on a construction issue. great graphics and simple explanations.
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