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Encyclopedia of Vernacular Architecture of the World: Latin America, North ...
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19th century agricultural Badaga bamboo barn beams bedroom brick built carved central centre Chinese clay common consists construction cooking courtyard covered cruck culture decorated door dwelling east eaves entrance facade farm farmsteads fireplace floor forest frame front Fujian gable granary ground groups hall hearth horizontal housetype huts inhabitants interior islands kitchen land living living-room located longhouse Malay mats Minangkabau mountains nomadic northern Nuristani pandanus Pashai Pashtun planks platform poles population posts province purlins rafters rammed earth rear rectangular region ridge ridge-pole ritual river roof rows rural Selkup settlements shelter side sleeping slopes sometimes southern space sq km stone storage structure supported thatch tiles timber timber-framed tion traditional typical upper urban usually valley veranda vernacular architecture village walls wattle and daub western winter wood wooden yurt