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Architecture in a climate of change

Peter F. Smith

Architecture in a climate of change

a guide to sustainable design

by Peter F. Smith

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Published by Elsevier/Architectural Press in Oxford, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture and energy conservation,
  • Architecture -- Environmental aspects,
  • Architecture and climate,
  • Sustainable architecture

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter F. Smith
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2542.3 .S62 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15493839M
    ISBN 100750665440

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