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Mark Dudek

With 80 case studies from Europe, North America and the Pacic Region, this is an essential guide for architects involved in the design of schools and kindergartens. This specialized eld encompassing everchanging educational theories is explained in the context of varying national and regional approaches.

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Schools and Kindergartens A Design Manual

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The exhaustible variety of distinctive design of footbridges is beautifully illustrated by the selection of around 90 European examples. Essays clearly explain the technical aspects and the aesthetic potential of different structure designs. For those whose curiosity is aroused by the insight given into this type of bridge building, a compilation of 120 more footbridges provide a starting point for further investigation.
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Glass Construction Manual

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In compact and appealing form, the completely revised Glass Construction Manual presents the current state of the art on planning and building with glass, from the history through the technical foundations all the way to the most innovative applications.
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This volume turns the spotlight on projects otherwise overshadowed by the spectacular and extravagant buildings that ll the specialist journals: unvarnished, unpretentious buildings that, despite tight budgets, are clearly worked out to the last detail. They exemplify how, and by what measures, cost-effective planning and building are possible.
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A handbook for quick, goal-oriented reading and implementation. Case study projects exemplify common details using large-scale drawings. The fundamentals of planning load-bearing structures provide design and planning help.

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This bestselling volume communicates to students and to those setting out on their careers all essential technical and construction basics necessary for the practical realisation of a wide range of designs.
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