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The Resource Buildings of earth and straw : structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture, Bruce King

Buildings of earth and straw : structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture, Bruce King

Label
Buildings of earth and straw : structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture
Title
Buildings of earth and straw
Title remainder
structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture
Statement of responsibility
Bruce King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
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King, Bruce
Dewey number
693/.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TH4818.A3
LC item number
K56 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Earth houses
  • Straw bale houses
  • Structural engineering
Label
Buildings of earth and straw : structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture, Bruce King
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-155) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Basics. Abbreviations and Acronyms. Glossary. Structures and Forces -- pt. 2. Earth. The Material. Stabilized Earth. Rammed Earth. Gunearth. Stabilized Earth Mix Design - A Case Study. Analysis. Design in Non-seismic Areas. Design in Seismic Areas. Foundations. Bond Beams. Lateral Loads. Analysis Method. Design and Construction Considerations. Stabilized Earth. Rammed Earth. Gunearth. Sample Calculations. Case 1: Seismic zone 2B. Case 2: Seismic zone 4, wall cantilevered. Case 3: Seismic zone 4, same wall restrained at top -- App. E-1. Soil References -- App. E-2. Soil-cement References -- App. E-3. Sample Specification -- pt. 3. Straw. The Material. Straw. Bales. Bale Variables. Bale Wall Types. Test Results - Straw Bale and Wall Properties. Analysis. Load-bearing Straw-bale Walls. Gravity (Vertical) Loading. Lateral Loading: Wind. Lateral Loading: Earthquake. Non-load-bearing Straw-bale Walls. Design and Construction Considerations. Bales and Pinning. Wall Settling
Control code
ocm36561625
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 169 p.
Isbn
9780964471818
Lccn
97126568
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Buildings of earth and straw : structural design for rammed earth and straw-bale architecture, Bruce King
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 153-155) and index
Contents
pt. 1. Basics. Abbreviations and Acronyms. Glossary. Structures and Forces -- pt. 2. Earth. The Material. Stabilized Earth. Rammed Earth. Gunearth. Stabilized Earth Mix Design - A Case Study. Analysis. Design in Non-seismic Areas. Design in Seismic Areas. Foundations. Bond Beams. Lateral Loads. Analysis Method. Design and Construction Considerations. Stabilized Earth. Rammed Earth. Gunearth. Sample Calculations. Case 1: Seismic zone 2B. Case 2: Seismic zone 4, wall cantilevered. Case 3: Seismic zone 4, same wall restrained at top -- App. E-1. Soil References -- App. E-2. Soil-cement References -- App. E-3. Sample Specification -- pt. 3. Straw. The Material. Straw. Bales. Bale Variables. Bale Wall Types. Test Results - Straw Bale and Wall Properties. Analysis. Load-bearing Straw-bale Walls. Gravity (Vertical) Loading. Lateral Loading: Wind. Lateral Loading: Earthquake. Non-load-bearing Straw-bale Walls. Design and Construction Considerations. Bales and Pinning. Wall Settling
Control code
ocm36561625
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xix, 169 p.
Isbn
9780964471818
Lccn
97126568
Other physical details
ill.

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