Encyclopedia of architecture: design, engineering & construction, Volume 2

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Wiley, 1988 - Architecture - 850 pages
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Now, with all of its five volumes completed, Encyclopedia of Architecture will surely become the standard in the field. Its broad coverage focuses on architectural processes & design, materials, construction methods & management but also encompasses, biographies of leading architects, architectural history, articles on architectural aesthetics, literature & criticism, listings on current laws & regulations, & information on leading firms & schools. Includes 3,000 illustrations & 500 tables. The Encyclopedia has been sponsored by the American Institute of Architects.

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Contents

ConcreteLightweight Aggregates
1
Concrete Masonry
7
ConcretePrestressed
26
Construction Claims
33
Construction Documents
41
Construction Equipment
52
Construction Funding
72
Construction Industry
79
Diagnostics Building
223
Drafting Architectural
237
Dudok Willem M
250
Ecole des Beaux Arts
269
Education Construction
281
Eiffel Gustave
288
Electrical Principles
305
Electrical Systems
315

Construction Law
88
Construction Management
100
Construction Project Report Services
109
Contract Administration
131
Copper
142
Corrosion I
160
Cram Goodhue and Ferguson I
166
Daycare Centers I
186
Demolition
198
Department Stores
204
Elementary Education Facilities
331
Embassies
337
EntrepreneurArchitect Relationship
348
EnvironmentPlanning with the Natural Environ
372
Epoxy Resins
385
Erickson Arthur
391
Estimating Cost
398
Facadism and Facade Preservation
410
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About the author (1988)

WILLIAM J. CAVANAUGH, FASA, INCE (Bd. Cert.), is a founding partner and senior principal of Cavanaugh Tocci Associates Inc., an acoustical consulting firm based in Sudbury, Massachusetts. His distinguished career as an acoustical consultant to the world's leading architectural and engineering firms and as a teacher at architectural schools spans more than four decades. He has served as president of both the National Council of Acoustical Consultants and the Institute of Noise Control Engineering.
JOSEPH A. WILKES, FAIA, is a Registered Architect and the editor of the five-volume Encyclopedia of Architecture. He has taught at the schools of architecture at the University of Florida and the University of Maryland and has served on the Building Research Advisory Board of the National Academy of Sciences.

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