Indonesian Houses: Survey of vernacular architecture in western Indonesia

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Reimar Schefold, P. Nas, Gaudenz Domenig
KITLV Press, Jan 1, 2008 - Architecture - 716 pages
This collection aims to attract attention to the admirable achievements of indigenous builders in Indonesia and to contribute to a broader sense of commitment to the endangered architectural heritage in the region. It presents the second part of the results of a research project on vernacular architecture in western Indonesia, sponsored by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences. The volume is intended to provide an introduction to all relevant vernacular architectural traditions and developments in western Indonesia.

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Reimar Schefold Peter J M Nas and Robert Wessing
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Fiona Kerlogue
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Peter J M Nas and Akifumi Iwabuchi
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-->Peter J. M. Nas--> is a cultural anthropologist and professor emeritus in the Institute of Language and Cultures of Southeast Asia at Leiden University and president of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences.

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