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The Resource Alternative construction : contemporary natural building methods, edited by Lynne Elizabeth and Cassandra Adams

Alternative construction : contemporary natural building methods, edited by Lynne Elizabeth and Cassandra Adams

Label
Alternative construction : contemporary natural building methods
Title
Alternative construction
Title remainder
contemporary natural building methods
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lynne Elizabeth and Cassandra Adams
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
691
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH146
LC item number
.A48 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Elizabeth, Lynne
  • Adams, Cassandra
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Building
  • Building materials
  • Green products
  • Sustainable development
  • Architecture and society
  • Construction industry
Label
Alternative construction : contemporary natural building methods, edited by Lynne Elizabeth and Cassandra Adams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-374) and index
  • Includes internet references (p. 375-380)
Contents
  • Structural properties of alternative building materials
  • Bruce King
  • Adobe
  • Michael Moquin
  • Cob
  • Michael Smith
  • Rammed earth
  • David Easton
  • Modular contained earth. Earthbag
  • Joseph Kennedy and Paulina Wojciechowska with special acknowledgment of the work of Nader Khalili
  • Introduction : The natural building movement
  • Earth-rammed tires
  • Michael Reynolds
  • Light clay
  • Robert Laporte and Frank Anderson with special acknowledgment of the work of Franz Volhard
  • Straw-bale
  • Kelly Lerner, Bob Theis, and Dan Smith
  • Bamboo
  • Darrel DeBoer and Karl Bareis
  • Earthen finishes. Earth plasters /
  • Carole Crews
  • Lynne Elizabeth
  • Earth floors
  • Bill and Athena Steen
  • Integrated systems with rammed earth : Charles Sturt University, Thurgoona Campus, New South Wales, Australia
  • Marci Webster-Mannison
  • Straw, clay, and carrizo : Obregon Project, Northern Mexico
  • Bill and Atheena Steen
  • Light-clay house additions : school/residence in Wisconsin
  • Lou Host-Jablonski -- Variations on earthbag. The Honey House-Moab, Utah
  • Kaki Hunter and Doni Kiffmeyer
  • Residences in Arizona and Wisconsin
  • The realities of specifying environmental building materials
  • Dominic Howes
  • Sandbag House, Rum Cay Island, Bahamas
  • Steve Kemble and Carol Escott
  • The value of indigenous ways : Habitat for Humanity International
  • C. Wayne Nelson
  • Building technology transfer. Raising straw-bale housing for farmworkers in California
  • Kelly Lerner, Dan Smith, and Bob Theis
  • Introduction of straw-bale construction to Mongolia and China
  • Kelly Lerner
  • Epilogue : Finding the soul of natural building
  • Cassandra Adams
  • Tom Bender
  • A new context for building codes and regulation
  • David Eisenberg
  • Natural conditioning of buildings
  • Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper, and Jennifer Rennick with assistance from Phil Niles
  • Structural properties of alternative building materials
  • Bruce King
  • Adobe
  • Michael Moquin
  • Cob
  • Michael Smith
  • Rammed earth
  • David Easton
  • Modular contained earth. Earthbag
  • Joseph Kennedy and Paulina Wojciechowska with special acknowledgment of the work of Nader Khalili
  • Introduction : The natural building movement
  • Earth-rammed tires
  • Michael Reynolds
  • Light clay
  • Robert Laporte and Frank Anderson with special acknowledgment of the work of Franz Volhard
  • Straw-bale
  • Kelly Lerner, Bob Theis, and Dan Smith
  • Bamboo
  • Darrel DeBoer and Karl Bareis
  • Earthen finishes. Earth plasters /
  • Carole Crews
  • Lynne Elizabeth
  • Earth floors
  • Bill and Athena Steen
  • Integrated systems with rammed earth : Charles Sturt University, Thurgoona Campus, New South Wales, Australia
  • Marci Webster-Mannison
  • Straw, clay, and carrizo : Obregon Project, Northern Mexico
  • Bill and Atheena Steen
  • Light-clay house additions : school/residence in Wisconsin
  • Lou Host-Jablonski -- Variations on earthbag. The Honey House-Moab, Utah
  • Kaki Hunter and Doni Kiffmeyer
  • Residences in Arizona and Wisconsin
  • The realities of specifying environmental building materials
  • Dominic Howes
  • Sandbag House, Rum Cay Island, Bahamas
  • Steve Kemble and Carol Escott
  • The value of indigenous ways : Habitat for Humanity International
  • C. Wayne Nelson
  • Building technology transfer. Raising straw-bale housing for farmworkers in California
  • Kelly Lerner, Dan Smith, and Bob Theis
  • Introduction of straw-bale construction to Mongolia and China
  • Kelly Lerner
  • Epilogue : Finding the soul of natural building
  • Cassandra Adams
  • Tom Bender
  • A new context for building codes and regulation
  • David Eisenberg
  • Natural conditioning of buildings
  • Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper, and Jennifer Rennick with assistance from Phil Niles
Control code
ocm42649711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 392 p.
Isbn
9780471249511
Lccn
99051840
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Alternative construction : contemporary natural building methods, edited by Lynne Elizabeth and Cassandra Adams
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 365-374) and index
  • Includes internet references (p. 375-380)
Contents
  • Structural properties of alternative building materials
  • Bruce King
  • Adobe
  • Michael Moquin
  • Cob
  • Michael Smith
  • Rammed earth
  • David Easton
  • Modular contained earth. Earthbag
  • Joseph Kennedy and Paulina Wojciechowska with special acknowledgment of the work of Nader Khalili
  • Introduction : The natural building movement
  • Earth-rammed tires
  • Michael Reynolds
  • Light clay
  • Robert Laporte and Frank Anderson with special acknowledgment of the work of Franz Volhard
  • Straw-bale
  • Kelly Lerner, Bob Theis, and Dan Smith
  • Bamboo
  • Darrel DeBoer and Karl Bareis
  • Earthen finishes. Earth plasters /
  • Carole Crews
  • Lynne Elizabeth
  • Earth floors
  • Bill and Athena Steen
  • Integrated systems with rammed earth : Charles Sturt University, Thurgoona Campus, New South Wales, Australia
  • Marci Webster-Mannison
  • Straw, clay, and carrizo : Obregon Project, Northern Mexico
  • Bill and Atheena Steen
  • Light-clay house additions : school/residence in Wisconsin
  • Lou Host-Jablonski -- Variations on earthbag. The Honey House-Moab, Utah
  • Kaki Hunter and Doni Kiffmeyer
  • Residences in Arizona and Wisconsin
  • The realities of specifying environmental building materials
  • Dominic Howes
  • Sandbag House, Rum Cay Island, Bahamas
  • Steve Kemble and Carol Escott
  • The value of indigenous ways : Habitat for Humanity International
  • C. Wayne Nelson
  • Building technology transfer. Raising straw-bale housing for farmworkers in California
  • Kelly Lerner, Dan Smith, and Bob Theis
  • Introduction of straw-bale construction to Mongolia and China
  • Kelly Lerner
  • Epilogue : Finding the soul of natural building
  • Cassandra Adams
  • Tom Bender
  • A new context for building codes and regulation
  • David Eisenberg
  • Natural conditioning of buildings
  • Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper, and Jennifer Rennick with assistance from Phil Niles
  • Structural properties of alternative building materials
  • Bruce King
  • Adobe
  • Michael Moquin
  • Cob
  • Michael Smith
  • Rammed earth
  • David Easton
  • Modular contained earth. Earthbag
  • Joseph Kennedy and Paulina Wojciechowska with special acknowledgment of the work of Nader Khalili
  • Introduction : The natural building movement
  • Earth-rammed tires
  • Michael Reynolds
  • Light clay
  • Robert Laporte and Frank Anderson with special acknowledgment of the work of Franz Volhard
  • Straw-bale
  • Kelly Lerner, Bob Theis, and Dan Smith
  • Bamboo
  • Darrel DeBoer and Karl Bareis
  • Earthen finishes. Earth plasters /
  • Carole Crews
  • Lynne Elizabeth
  • Earth floors
  • Bill and Athena Steen
  • Integrated systems with rammed earth : Charles Sturt University, Thurgoona Campus, New South Wales, Australia
  • Marci Webster-Mannison
  • Straw, clay, and carrizo : Obregon Project, Northern Mexico
  • Bill and Atheena Steen
  • Light-clay house additions : school/residence in Wisconsin
  • Lou Host-Jablonski -- Variations on earthbag. The Honey House-Moab, Utah
  • Kaki Hunter and Doni Kiffmeyer
  • Residences in Arizona and Wisconsin
  • The realities of specifying environmental building materials
  • Dominic Howes
  • Sandbag House, Rum Cay Island, Bahamas
  • Steve Kemble and Carol Escott
  • The value of indigenous ways : Habitat for Humanity International
  • C. Wayne Nelson
  • Building technology transfer. Raising straw-bale housing for farmworkers in California
  • Kelly Lerner, Dan Smith, and Bob Theis
  • Introduction of straw-bale construction to Mongolia and China
  • Kelly Lerner
  • Epilogue : Finding the soul of natural building
  • Cassandra Adams
  • Tom Bender
  • A new context for building codes and regulation
  • David Eisenberg
  • Natural conditioning of buildings
  • Ken Haggard, Polly Cooper, and Jennifer Rennick with assistance from Phil Niles
Control code
ocm42649711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 392 p.
Isbn
9780471249511
Lccn
99051840
Other physical details
ill.
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