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The whole house book: ecological building design & materials

The whole house book: ecological building design & materials

Harris, Cindy, 1947-; Preston, Graham; Foo, Benedicte; Borer, Pat; Centre for Alternative Technology (Great Britain)

This is the definitive guide to sustainable building techniques - a complete reference tool for architects, builders and self-builders. The book shows you how to choose the right materials for the right design and includes over 500 full colour illustrations and a wide range of international case studies

Hardback, Book. English.
2nd ed.
Published Machynlleth: Centre for Alternative Technology, 2005
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Available: Newton Park

  • Newton Park – One available in Main Collection 690/HAR

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Statement of responsibility: Cindy Harris and Pat Borer ; illustrations by Graham Preston, Pat Borer and Benedicte Foo
ISBN: 1902175549, 9781902175546
Note: Previous ed.: 1998.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: [viii], 348 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm.
Subject: House construction; Building materials.; Construction; Ecological houses Design and construction.; Ecology; Ecological houses Design and construction Case studies.; Dwellings Energy conservation.; Dwellings Design and construction Environmental aspects.