Floor Plan Manual
|Rating||:||4.38 (714 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||336 Pages|
Every project is presented with its typical floor plans to a scale of 1:200; sections, site plans, and photographs illuminate each buildings structure and situation. This housing construction design manual documents and analyzes some 130 international residential structures from the last fifty years. In addition to incorporating some forty new projects, this new edition now contains figure-ground diagrams that highlight the most salient features of the floor plans, making them even easier to compare.. The categorization of projects from a town planning perspective is supplemented by the detailed t
Peter L. Knutson said A ridiculously handy reference.. I've desired this since I had access to it in an office at which I once worked. Now it's in paperback, revised, and cheap. The editors have a great sense of which projects merit inclusion, offering some basic works and some slightly more radical projects. The brilliant system of scaling everythi. An excellent review of housing types Lari de Toledo This is certainly a book that many who deal with housing design have felt lacking from their libraries. Being an excellent review of housing types of the last century, mainlyafter modernism,it is an excellent reference book for those in need of an historical overview of housing. The categories i. Esdras Santos said very good!. A very good book, with many types of residential spaces with plans, elevations and many photos too. A very good graphical design and excelent quality of paper, a master piece without doubts!
The uniform presentation and clear structure of this book will be appreciated by architects and designers alike, who can use it as a practical handbook. Neue Zuricher Zeitung. The floor plan atlas for the nineties offers a beautiful, well-documented, and systematic overview of the development of housing floor plans in Western Europe over the last 30 years