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By Gernot Minke

ISBN-10: 3034608225

ISBN-13: 9783034608220

For a few years, the fit and environment-friendly development fabric earth, in universal use for hundreds of thousands of years, has been having fun with expanding acceptance, together with in industrialized international locations. In scorching dry and temperate weather zones, earth deals various benefits over different fabrics. Its specific texture and composition additionally holds nice aesthetic appeal.

The moment and revised variation of this guide deals a realistic systematic assessment of the various makes use of of earth and methods for processing it. Its houses and actual features are defined in educated and a professional detail.

The author’s presentation displays the wealthy and sundry studies won over thirty years of establishing earth buildings worldwide. a variety of images of building websites and drawings convey the concrete execution of earth architecture.

Prof. Dr. Gernot Minke is a professor at Universität Kassel, the place he leads the Forschungslabor für Experimentelles Bauen. He has lengthy involved himself with advancements in ecological development, and he has handled the construction fabric clay in concept and perform due to the fact that 1977. His booklet Building with Straw used to be additionally released through Birkhäuser.

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