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Publisher Comments:

This is the essential book for anyone who is considering building or buying a new house or remodeling an old one--an insider's guide to construction, written by a professional contractor. Many readers will remember Jim Locke as the contractor in Tracy Kidder's bestselling book HOUSE, in which he epitomized the values of the true craftsman.

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Revision of The Apple core guide to the well-built house, 1988, with a foreword by Tracy Kidder.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395629512
Other:
Locke, Jim
Publisher:
Mariner Books
Author:
Locke, James
Author:
Locke, Jim
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Design & Construction
Subject:
Construction & Construction Trades
Subject:
Building trades
Subject:
Dwellings
Subject:
Vocational education and industrial arts
Subject:
House construction
Subject:
Dwellings -- Remodeling -- Amateurs' manuals.
Subject:
Construction - General
Subject:
Dwellings -- Remodeling.
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
3. bd.
Publication Date:
September 1992
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.75 in 0.95 lb

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