Dictionary of Architecture and ConstructionBook - 2006
"This massive compendium by a renowned architectural editor and 50 expert contributors features over 2300 line drawings and clear, concise definitions of more than 26,000 important architecture and construction terms. The most definitive reference in the field, Cyril M. Harris's Dictionary of architecture and Construction brings you the broadest possible coverage of the language of architecture and building construction. Special care has been taken to include the latest terms in legal areas, technologies, techniques, materials, organizations, historic architectural styles, and architectural trends."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, c2006
Edition: 4th ed
Branch Call Number: 720.3 DIC
Characteristics: xi, 1089 p. : ill. ; 25 cm