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Fundamentals of Building Construction, Seventh Edition

Product Code/ISBN: 9781119446194

Now in its Seventh Edition, Fundamentals of Building Construction is an essential textbook that has been used by thousands of students annually in schools of architecture, engineering, and construction technology. This best-selling 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, the new edition includes new coverage of green design and energy-efficient construction energies, and is based on the International Building Code.