Metric architectural drawing: a manual for designers and draftsmen
John Wiley & Sons Canada, Limited, 1981 - Architecture - 191 pages
Demonstrates and explains the implications of the metric system for the fields of architectural design and construction. Covers metric usage, metric drawing practices, and metric building materials in detail. Also discusses the current state of metric conversion in the U.S. Contains sample metric designs and working drawings of actual buildings.
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