Edward Allen, Joseph Iano, "Fundamentals of Building Construction: Materials and Methods, 5 edition"
2008 | ISBN: 047007468X | 1008 pages | PDF | 83 MB
Now in its Fifth Edition, this essential textbook has been used by thousands of students annually in schools of architecture, engineering, and construction technology. The bestselling reference focuses on the basic materials and methods used in building construction, emphasizing common construction systems such as light wood frames, masonry bearing walls, steel frames, and reinforced concrete. New introductory material on the processes, organization, constraints, and choices in construction offers a better look at the management of construction.