Encyclopedia of architecture: design, engineering & construction, Volume 5

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Wiley, 1990 - Architecture - 808 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

Tabler William B
1
Telford Thomas
21
TermitesControl by Soil Poisoning
27
Textiles
35
The Architects Collaborative
45
Theaters and Opera Houses
52
Theory of Architecture
84
Thiry Paul
110
Weese Harry
301
SUPPLEMENT
441
Flooring Wood
448
Interior Partitions and Partition Coverings
469
Metric System
486
Recreational Facilities
492
Registration of Professionals in Construction 577
511
Restaurant and Service Kitchens
523

Tiltup Construction
117
TimeAdaptive Housing
123
Ungers Oswald M
143
Urban DesignArchitecture at Urban Scale
152
Urban DesignCreation of Livable Cities
174
Urban Land Institute
191
Van de Velde Henry Clement
210
ViolletleDuc EugeneEmmanuel
253
Wachsmann Konrad
259
Wastewater Management
270
Water Treatment
286
Restoration Historic
540
Science and Technology Facilities
553
SightImpaired Design for
562
Silicones
570
Site Development
588
Soviet Union Architecture
606
Stair Design
627
Steel Weathering
636
Styrene Resins
645
INDEX
661
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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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