This book is aimed at students of architecture and young practising architects.
It gives detailed descriptions of glass, concrete, wood, metals and plastics and covers their unique properties, histories and various forms.
It carries sections that feature 10-12 case studies including plans, sections, elevations and details, together with colour photographs illustrating the inspired and widely varied ways in which these materials can be applied.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 272 pages, 525 illustrations, 275 in colour
- Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
- Publication Date: 31/07/2006
- Category: Architecture
- ISBN: 9781856694803