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Sourcebook for sustainable design

Sourcebook for sustainable design

a guide to environmentally responsible building materials and processes

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Published by Architects for Social Responsibility in Boston MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Environmental aspects,
  • Building materials -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSource book for sustainable design.
    StatementAndrew St. John, editor.
    ContributionsSt. John, Andrew., Architects for Social Responsibility (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2542.35 .S68 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14710196M

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