Building Anatomy: An illustrated Guide to How Structures Work

By: Iver Hall

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ELIMINATE COSTLY AND POTENTIALLY DISASTEROUS CONCEPUTAL ERRORS IN YOUR NEXT STRUCTURAL DESIGN Make sure your next building project is free of the conceptual errors that can cause structural failure with McGraw Hill's Building Anatomy: An Illustrated Guide to How Structures Work. Packed with a wealth of informative diagrams and illustrations, this essential volume drills deep into the concepts behind structural systems to give you a critical understanding of how they work. From potential loads, load combinations, and superstructure to lateral support systems, foundations, and site soil and geology, Building Anatomy can help you design structures that will stand the test of time. Written in clear, easy-to-understand language by an award-winning architect and professor, Building Anatomy delivers easy access to critical information, to help you: Select structural systems based on the pros and cons of each system Size and arrange major structural components Identify concerns for each type of structural system Anticipate probable failure scenarios Explain each system's behavior under loads such as seismic and wind Understand construction issues encountered during fabrication and erection of each structure type And more! With its critical information, comprehensive coverage, and indispensable illustrations, Building Anatomy delivers the nuts-and-bolts guidance you need to avoid conceptual mistakes during structural design. You can't afford to work without it! 401 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Architecture; ISBN: 0071432132. ISBN/EAN: 9780071432139. Inventory No: 247398. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover

Title: Building Anatomy: An illustrated Guide to How Structures Work

Author Name: Iver Hall

Categories: Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: USA, McGraw Hill: 2007

ISBN Number: 0071432132

ISBN Number 13: 9780071432139

Binding: Hardcover (Printed Boards)

Book Condition: Near Fine Condition

Seller ID: 247398

Keywords: BZDB43 Architecture; Architecture; Building Anatomy An illustrated Guide to How Structures Work Iver Hall Hardcover,