[Engineering]. Crane, Theodore.
Architectural Construction; The Choice of Structural Design.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Octavo, pp. ix, 414, indexed, hundreds of b/w drawings, photos.
A very influential book, given the post war building boom in the USA. Information on: building codes and design standards; choosing the framing material; planning the framing of a building; choosing the structural floor system; choosing the structural roof system; wide-span designs; choosing the wall assembly; masonry walls; choosing the type of foundation.
Edition: Third printing
Binding: Original Blue Cloth w/gilt title on cover
Condition: Very Good
Book Id: 15061