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  1. Practical Masonry: A Guide to the Art of Stone Cutting

    By William R. Purchase

    Regarded by many as the stonemason's bible, Practical Masonry has for many years been one of the best technical stone masonry books available for both apprentices and experienced masons. Originally written in 1896 and published by Crosby Lockwood & Son of London, it met with great acclaim and...

    Published May 4th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Specifications in Detail

    By Frank W. Macey

    Sir Roger Pratt's "Rules for the Guidance of Architects", written on 7 December 1665, included the following statements which embody succinctly the principles of the specification of building works and indeed of contract administration, and are as true today as they were nearly 350 years ago: To...

    Published August 31st 2009 by Routledge

  3. Geometry of Construction: For Builders, Architects, Engineers

    By T.B. Nichols, Norman Keep

    Geometry of Construction has long been acknowledged as the most concise and instructive guide to the technical geometry of the construction industry, and a vital resource for students in architecture, carpentry, stonemasonry and engineering. Beginning with the very basics of technical drawing,...

    Published June 30th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Refurbishment and Upgrading of Buildings

    2nd Edition

    By David Highfield, Christopher Gorse

    A detailed guide to the technical aspects of refurbishing and upgrading buildings, this book provides solutions to a range of problems, challenges and issues and is essential reading for all students studying building refurbishment at all levels. Includes: existing floor and wall...

    Published May 26th 2009 by Spon Press

  5. Facilities Management Handbook

    4th Edition

    By Frank Booty

    Edited by Frank Booty

    Now in this fourth edition, the Facilities Management Handbook has been fully updated from the acclaimed previous editions, continuing its status as an invaluable resource to those working in facilities management, whether just starting out or as seasoned campaigners and practitioners. Information...

    Published March 4th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Building Surveys

    7th Edition

    By Peter Glover

    Since the first edition was published in 1983, Building Surveys has been the core text in its field for students and professionals alike. Covering everything needed for initial inspections such as equipment, know-how and procedures to writing an accurate report, this book is a proven indispensable...

    Published December 7th 2008 by Routledge

  7. History, Performance and Conservation

    By Barry Bridgwood, Lindsay Lennie

    Series: Technologies of Architecture

    Ideal for students of architectural technology, this volume of the Technologies of Architecture series covers the technologies available and the processes necessary for the conservation of existing buildings and environments. This book provides, in a single text, the tools for students to be able...

    Published November 30th 2008 by Taylor & Francis

  8. Knock it Down or Do it Up?

    Sustainable House Building: New Build and Refurbishment in the Sustainable Communities Plan (FB 16)

    By Frances Plimmer

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 1st 2008 by IHS BRE Press

  9. An Inclusive Environment

    By Maritz Vandenburg

    People can be excluded from freedom and the good things in life by age, disability, poverty, unfair discrimination, crime or the fear of crime, and arrogant and unresponsive governments. This practical reference deals with all of these factors, and shows the links between them. In addition to...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Routledge

  10. Atlas of Vernacular Architecture of the World

    By Marcel Vellinga, Paul Oliver, Alexander Bridge

    The first world atlas ever compiled on vernacular architecture, this comprehensive work illustrates the variety and ingenuity of the world’s vernacular building traditions from a multi-disciplinary, cross-cultural and comparative approach, using over sixty world and regional maps. Mapping such...

    Published January 9th 2008 by Routledge