Adobe Architecture: an Old Idea, a New Future; DOWN TO EARTH

By: Dethier, Jean, (translated From French by Ruth Eaton)

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Foreword; Introduction; Part I: Architecture in Earth: Historical and Popular Traditions: ; Man's Oldest Building Material; Strength & Durability; Variety of Forms; Its Many Uses; Earth Architecture the World Over; Construction Methods; Architecture for Rich & Poor; Urban & Rural Architecture in Unbaked Earth; Ornamentation; Sensuality; The Sky's the Limit; The Grandeur of Earth Buildings; Interiors & Harmony; Ruins, Restorations & Ruses; The Modernity of Traditions; Part II: New Prospects, New Projects; Bibliography; Index. ; Exhibition At the Centre Georges Pompidou; 303 illust. 65 color; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pp

Title: Adobe Architecture: an Old Idea, a New Future; DOWN TO EARTH

Author Name: Dethier, Jean, (translated From French by Ruth Eaton)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, Facts On File: 1983

ISBN Number: 0871968002

ISBN Number 13: 9780871968005

Book Condition: VG+

Seller ID: 4400

Keywords: Ceramic,