Encyclopedia of architecture: design, engineering & construction, Volume 1

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Joseph A. Wilkes, Robert T. Packard
Wiley, Mar 1, 1990 - Architecture - 4166 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

Aalto Alvar
1
Acoustical Insulation and Materials
23
Acoustical Standards
33
Acrylics
56
Adaptive Use
73
Adhesives
92
Adobe Construction I
103
Airports
112
Antistatic Agents
215
Aquariums
240
Arbitration in Construction
250
Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compli
257
Architectural Press U S
266
Architectural Styles
294
Architectural Woodwork
320
Architecture and Engineering Performance Infor
335

Air Quality
137
Albers Josef
149
American Institute of Architects AIA
163
American National Standards Institute ANSI
189
Ammann Whitney
196
Anodized Finishes
208
ArchitecturePlanning Relationship
346
Art Nouveau
355
Atrium Buildings
361
Bacon Edmund N
384
Barnes Edward Larrabee
396
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