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Lessons from Vernacular Architecture: Achieving Climatic Buildings by Studying the Past (Repost)

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Lessons from Vernacular Architecture: Achieving Climatic Buildings by Studying the Past (Repost)

Lessons from Vernacular Architecture: Achieving Climatic Buildings by Studying the Past By Willi Weber, Simos Yannas
2013 | 240 Pages | ISBN: 1844076008 | PDF | 34 MB


The architectural community has had a strong and continuing interest in traditional and vernacular architecture. Lessons from Vernacular Architecture takes lessons directly from traditional and vernacular architecture and offers them to the reader as guidance and inspiration for new buildings. The appropriate technical and social solutions provided by vernacular and traditional architecture are analysed in detail. International case studies focus on environmental design aspects of traditional architecture in a broad range of climatic conditions and building types.