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Building with earth

Gernot Minke

Building with earth

design and technology of a sustainable architecture

by Gernot Minke

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Published by Birkhauser-Publishers for Architecture in Basel, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sustainable architecture,
  • Buildings,
  • Sustainable buildings,
  • Earth construction,
  • Environmental engineering,
  • Design and construction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGernot Minke
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH1421 .M556 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24878941M
    ISBN 109783764389925
    LC Control Number2008940556

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