The Architects' Handbook

The Architects' Handbook

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The Architects' Handbook provides a comprehensive range of visual and technical information covering the great majority of building types likely to be encountered by architects, designers, building surveyors and others involved in the construction industry. It is organised by building type and concentrates very much on practical examples. Including over 300 case studies, the Handbook is organised by building type and concentrates very much on practical examples. It includes: Am a brief introduction to the key design considerations for each building type Am numerous plans, sections and elevations for the building examples Am references to key technical standards and design guidance Am a comprehensive bibliography for most building types The book also includes sections on designing for accessibility, drawing practice, and metric and imperial conversion tables. To browse sample pages please see Dawes, J. (1979) Design and Planning of Swimming Pools, Architectural Press, London. Swimming: Federation ... Swimming Pools and Ice Rinks, Handbook of Sports and Recreational Building Design, Vol. ... Home Office (1990) Guide to Fire Precautions in Existing Places of Entertainment and Like Premises, HMSO London. (Note: not for new ... (1994) Live Animals and Plants in Natural History Museums, Manual of Natural History Curatorship, HMSO , London. Stevensonanbsp;...

Title:The Architects' Handbook
Author:Quentin Pickard
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-30


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