Why Buildings Stand up
The Strength of ArchitectureBook - 1990
Here is a clear and enthusiastic introduction to building methods from ancient time to the present day, illustrated throughout with line drawings. In addition, Mr. Salvadori discusses recent advances in science and technology that have had important effects on the planning and construction of buildings.
Publisher: New York : Norton, 1990, c1980.
Branch Call Number: 624.17 S182w
Characteristics: 323 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.