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Author Ching, Francis D. K., 1943-
Title Building Construction Illustrated [electronic resource] / Francis D.K. Ching..
Published Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, 2008.
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 Electronic Book  TH146 .C52 2008eb    ONLINE
Edition 4th ed.
Description 1 online resource (480 p.) : ill.
Contents The building site -- The building -- Foundation systems -- Floor systems -- Wall systems -- Roof systems -- Moisture & thermal protection -- Doors & windows -- Special construction -- Finish work -- Mechanical & electrical systems -- Notes on materials.
Summary The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with the most current information. For nearly three decades, Building Construction Illustrated has offered an outstanding introduction to the principles of building construction. This new edition of the revered classic remains as relevant as ever-providing the latest information in Francis D.K. Ching's signature style. Its rich and comprehensive approach clearly presents all of the basic concepts underlying building construction and equips readers with useful guidelines for approaching virtually any new materials or technique.
Note Description based on print version record.
Local Note Title generously provided by Campus Quality Fee.
Subject Building.
House construction.
Related To Print version: Ching, Francis D.K. Building Construction Illustrated Hoboken : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., c2008 9780470087817
ISBN 9781118010112 (electronic bk.)
1118010116 (electronic bk.)
OCLC number 699474844