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Now in its sixth edition, this bestselling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction. Emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frame, masonry bearing wall, steel frame, and reinforced concrete construction, the new edition includes new information on building materials properties; the latest on "pre-engineered" building components and sustainability issues; and reflects the latest building codes and standards. It also features an expanded series of case studies along with more axonometric detail drawings and revised photographs for a thoroughly illustrated approach.
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 1008
Published: 14th October 2013
Publisher: BLACKWELL PUBL
Dimensions (cm): 25.3 x 20.6 x 2.94
Weight (kg): 1.859
Edition Number: 1