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Understanding Buildings: A Multidisciplinary Approach

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Understanding Buildings provides students in architecture and other allied disciplines with a basic introduction to building technology in all its aspects. This general, multidisciplinary text provides an overall explanation of the building process through an examination of underlying principles as well as design examples.

In seven chapters, the book discusses structure, enclosure, climate services, utility services, lighting, acoustics, fire safety, and future needs. It is generously illustrated with 400 diagrams, tables, charts, and construction details.

Esmond Reid is an architectural writer and consultant.

Synopsis:

This general, multidisciplinary text provides an overall explanation of the building process through an examination of underlying principles as well as design examples.

Synopsis:

"Understanding Buildings" provides students in architecture and other allied disciplines with a basic introduction to building technology in all its aspects.

Synopsis:

Understanding Buildings provides students in architecture and other allied disciplines with a basic introduction to building technology in all its aspects. This general, multidisciplinary text provides an overall explanation of the building process through an examination of underlying principles as well as design examples.In seven chapters, the book discusses structure, enclosure, climate services, utility services, lighting, acoustics, fire safety, and future needs. It is generously illustrated with 400 diagrams, tables, charts, and construction details.Esmond Reid is an architectural writer and consultant.

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Esmond Reid is an architectural writer and consultant.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780262680547
Other:
Reid, Esmond
Publisher:
Mit Press
Introduction by:
Dietz, Albert G. H.
Author:
Reid, Esmond
Author:
Dietz, Albert G. H.
Location:
Cambridge
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Study & Teaching
Subject:
Architecture
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
General Architecture
Subject:
ARCHITECTURE / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Understanding Buildings
Publication Date:
19880431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 17
Language:
English
Pages:
230
Dimensions:
9.7 x 7.4 x 0.7 in

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"Synopsis" by , This general, multidisciplinary text provides an overall explanation of the building process through an examination of underlying principles as well as design examples.
"Synopsis" by , "Understanding Buildings" provides students in architecture and other allied disciplines with a basic introduction to building technology in all its aspects.
"Synopsis" by , Understanding Buildings provides students in architecture and other allied disciplines with a basic introduction to building technology in all its aspects. This general, multidisciplinary text provides an overall explanation of the building process through an examination of underlying principles as well as design examples.In seven chapters, the book discusses structure, enclosure, climate services, utility services, lighting, acoustics, fire safety, and future needs. It is generously illustrated with 400 diagrams, tables, charts, and construction details.Esmond Reid is an architectural writer and consultant.
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