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Author Green, Melvyn.
Title Building codes for existing and historic buildings / Melvyn Green.
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2012.
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 Floor4  TH420 .G74 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xv, 248 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- How codes regulate buildings -- Development of building codes in the United States -- Development of model code provisions for existing buildings -- Development of code provisions for historic buildings -- Occupancy -- Planning and construction factors -- Principles of regulating existing buildings -- International existing building code compliance methods -- International existing building code -- prescriptive compliance method -- International existing building code-work area compliance method: repairs and alterations -- International existing building code-work area compliance method: special conditions -- International existing building code performance compliance method -- Summary of the compliance methodologies -- The legal basis for historic preservation regulations -- The rationale behind historic preservation regulations -- The IEBC and the secretary of the interior's standards.
Subject Historic buildings -- Standards -- United States.
Standards, Engineering -- United States.
Building laws -- United States.
ISBN 0470195916 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780470195918 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 658200354