Building Construction Illustrated

Building Construction Illustrated by Francis D. K. Ching

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Written By: Francis D. K. Ching
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Binding: Paperback
Edition: 5th Edition
Language: English
Brand: imusti
EAN: 9781118458341
Feature: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118458346
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 480
Publication Date: 2014-03-25
Manufacturer: John Wiley & Sons

Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 business days

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  • List Price: INR 1,993.50
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John Wiley & Sons

The classic visual guide to the basics of building construction, now with a 3D digital building model for interactive learning

For over 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.

New to this edition are digital enhancements delivered as an online companion to the print edition and also embedded in e–book editions. Features include a 3D model showing how building components come together in a final project.

  • llustrated throughout with clear and accurate drawings that present the state of the art in construction processes and materials
  • Updated and revised to include the latest knowledge on sustainability, incorporation of building systems, and use of new materials
  • Contains archetypal drawings that offer clear inspiration for designers and drafters
  • Reflects the 2012 International Building Codes and 2012 LEED system

This new edition of Building Construction Illustrated remains as relevant as ever, with the most current knowledge presented in a rich and comprehensive manner that does not disappoint.

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