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Building with Bamboo

Handbook / Manual

By: Jules J A Janssen

72 pages, Illus

Practical Action Publishing

Paperback | Jan 1995 | Edition: 2 | #40146 | ISBN: 1853392030
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About this book

A technical manual for field workers.


Contents

Harvesting and preservation; mechanical and economic considerations; housing in general; floors and foundations; walls, doors and windows; roofs and ceilings; trusses; bridges; concrete reinforcement; woven bamboo; case study - construction of bamboo houses in Costa Rica.

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