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Wood and Wood Joints: Building Traditions of Europe, Japan and China (Second, Revised and Expanded Edition) Hardcover – Aug 1 2012


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 312 pages
  • Publisher: Birkhauser Architecture; 2 edition (Aug. 1 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 3034606850
  • ISBN-13: 978-3034606851
  • Product Dimensions: 30.2 x 23.1 x 3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 1.7 Kg
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,140,646 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Product Description

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The bestselling book on two millennia of wood architecture in West and East--now in an enlarged edition

About the Author

Dr. Klaus Zwerger is Associate Professor at the Institute of Architecture and Design of Vienna Technical University. Since over twenty years his focus is on historic wood construction in East Asia and around the world.

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i bought this for a friend who is an award winning architect and he was thrilled--it was actually a book he'd wanted for a long time --even though I'm not an architect, I appreciate it as well
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HASH(0xa1453cfc) out of 5 stars Don't buy this book if your looking to learn about ... March 29 2015
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Don't buy this book if your looking to learn about joints or wood. Buy this book if you want to read obtuse and academic mental masterdation about wood working.


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