An updated edition of the classic text detailing the ins and outs of old building construction. A comprehensive guide to the physical construction of buildings from the 1840s to the present, this study covers the history of concrete- , steel- , and skeleton-frame buildings, provides case histories that apply the information to a wide range of actual projects, and supplies technical data essential to professionals who work with historic structures.An updated edition of the classic text detailing the ins and outs of old building construction.
|Title||:||Historical Building Construction: Design, Materials, and Technology (Second Edition)|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 2010|