Publisher description for Climate considerations in building and urban design / Baruch Givoni.


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Counter This is the most comprehensive, up-to-date reference available on building and urban climatology. The book takes a far-reaching look at the variety of climatic influences and their effects on individuals, buildings, and communities. Filled with lists, tables, and graphs for easy cross-referencing, as well as hundreds of visuals, Climate Considerations in Building and Urban Design offers readers the ability to perform a quick check of a proposed scheme against authoritative criteria.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Architecture and climate, Urban climatology