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  • Detail in contemporary timber architecture NOW in paperback format

  • Virginia McLeod

  • Laurence King Publishing
  • July 2015
  • 9781780676555
  • Manual and CD resource
  • 224
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Now available in paperback from the start of August 2015, this publication provides analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in modern timber architecture. Featuring the work of renowned architects from around the world, the book features 50 of the most influential timber designs for both residential and commercial architecture. Each project is presented with colour photographs, site plans and sections and elevations, as well as numerous construction details. There is also descriptive text, detailed captions and in-depth information for each project, including the location, client, architectural project team, main consultants and contractors. A free CD-ROM contains all drawings in both EPS and DWG (generic CAD) formats. An index includes the contact details for each featured architect. This is an excellent reference work for practising architects as well as architecture and design students.
Each project is presented with colour photographs, site plans, and sections and elevations, as well as numerous construction details. There is also a descriptive text, detailed captions and in-depth information for each project; including the location, client, architectural project team, main consultants and contractors.

The projects are presented in clear and concise layouts over four pages. All of the drawings are styled in the same consistent way and presented at standard architectural scales to allow for easy comparison. There is also a CD-ROM which contains all the drawings as printed in the book, included as both EPS and DWG (generic CAD) formats. In addition the book features an index of architects which includes the name, address and all contact details for each architect included.

Detail in contemporary timber architecture is an excellent reference work for practising architects as well as architecture and design students.
Now available in paperback from the start of August 2015, this publication provides analysis of both the technical and the aesthetic importance of details in modern timber architecture. Featuring the work of renowned architects from around the world, the book features 50 of the most influential timber designs for both residential and commercial architecture. Each project is presented with colour photographs, site plans and sections and elevations, as well as numerous construction details. There is also descriptive text, detailed captions and in-depth information for each project, including the location, client, architectural project team, main consultants and contractors. A free CD-ROM contains all drawings in both EPS and DWG (generic CAD) formats. An index includes the contact details for each featured architect. This is an excellent reference work for practising architects as well as architecture and design students.
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