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why buildings stand upWhy Buildings Stand Up : The Strength of Architecture

by Mario Salvadori

Civil Engineer Mario Salvadori presents an introduction to building methods, including recent advances in science and technology that have had important effects on the planning and construction of buildings: improved materials, progress in antiseismic designs and the revolutionary changes in both architectural and structural design made possible by the computer.

Code: 15657

Member price: $16.15

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