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  1. Acoustics in Moving Inhomogeneous Media

    By Vladimir Ostashev

    This is the first book to offer a complete and rigorous study of sound propagation and scattering in moving media that have regular and random inhomogeneities in adiabatic sound speed, density and medium velocity. The book is an invaluable resource for engineers and scientists who work on outdoor...

    Published December 3rd 1997 by CRC Press

  2. Illustrated Dictionary of Building

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Brett

    An Illustrated Dictionary of Building is ideal for practitioners and students on GNVQ, NVQ Construction and The Built Environment and Building Craft Operative courses. The guide is also useful reference for those in Higher Education on Professional, Architectural and other associated courses with a...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  3. Green Building Handbook: Volume 1

    A Guide to Building Products and their Impact on the Environment

    By Tom Woolley, Sam Kimmins, Rob Harrison, Paul Harrison

    Environmentally responsible building involves resolving many conflicting issues and requirements. Each stage in the design process from the fundamental decisions about what, where and even whether to build has implications for the environment. Evolving out of the success of Green Building Digest, a...

    Published November 26th 1997 by Routledge

  4. The Experience of Modernism

    Modern Architects and the Future City, 1928-53

    By John R. Gold

    Making extensive use of information gained from in-depth interviews with architects active in the period between 1928-1953, the author provides a sympathetic understanding of the Modern Movement's architectural role in reshaping the fabric and structure of British metropolitan cities in the...

    Published November 26th 1997 by Taylor & Francis

  5. The Building Acts and Regulations Applied

    Buildings for Public Assembly and Residential Use

    By C.M.H. Barritt

    This book forms part of a unique, highly practical and time-saving three volume presentation of the Building Regulations, each book covering all the regulations relating to specific building usage. The chapters of each volume form self-contained units covering all the Regulation requirements...

    Published November 13th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Designing for the Disabled: The New Paradigm

    By Selwyn Goldsmith

    Selwyn Goldsmith's Designing for the Disabled has, since it was first published in 1963, been a bible for practising architects around the world. Now, as a new book with a radical new vision, comes his Designing for the Disabled: The New Paradigm.Goldsmith's new paradigm is based on the concept of...

    Published November 12th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Briefing Your Architect

    2nd Edition

    By Frank Salisbury

    This book sets out the essential activities and inter-relationships involving the client organization and multi-disciplinary design team as they progress through each phase of the job. It guides the client through the preliminary steps needed to start up work; seeking out and appraising a site,...

    Published November 12th 1997 by Routledge

  8. The Technology of Building Defects

    By John Hinks, Geoff Cook

    The Technology of Building Defects has been developed to provide a unique review of the subject. Defects are considered as part of the whole building rather than in isolation. General educational objectives are set out which offer the reader the opportunity of self-assessment. Each section is...

    Published October 29th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Spon's Landscape Handbook

    By Derek Lovejoy Partnership

    There have been such great changes in legislation, official guidance, the British Standards and the techniques used in landscape and external works since the third edition was written ten years ago that the Handbook has been totally rewritten for this edition.This new edition of the Handbook...

    Published October 22nd 1997 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Global Environmental Change

    A Natural and Cultural Environmental History, 2nd Edition

    By Antoinette Mannion

    Now in its second edition. This text has been extensively revised and rewritten to reflect the growth in environmental research during the last decade. Human-induced environmental change is occurring at such a rapid rate that, inevitably, the fundamental processes involved in biogeochemical cycling...

    Published October 20th 1997 by Routledge