Encyclopedia of architecture: design, engineering & construction, Volume 1
Joseph A. Wilkes, Robert T. Packard
Wiley, Mar 1, 1990 - Architecture - 4166 pages
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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