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Title:Why Buildings Fall down; How Structures Fail
Price:AUD$14.90 (about USD$9.90)
Item ID:SB00-0118414
Publisher:W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 2002
Illustrator:Kevin Woest
W. W. Norton & Company, 2002, Softcover, Book Condition: Good, Reprint, Illustrated By: Kevin Woest

preface by Mario Salvadori, acknowledgements, introduction by authors, four appendices and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white line drawings and illustrations by Kevin Woest. Photographic card cover with black, blue and gold coloured titles to the front panel and black and white coloured titles to the backstrip. This book was first published in 1994, and this book is an updated and expanded edition. The authors take a trip through time and discuss architectural disasters. From an natural destruction: – San Francisco earthquake and in Armenia, e.g., and man-made disasters: – the fall of the Hyatt Regency ballroom in Kansas City,e.g.,and terrorism being the cause for the collapse of buildings: – World Trade Centre e.g. Curling of the front cover with cocking of the spine. Rubbing to the edges and age toning of textbook pages and pages. Revised Edition. Size: Trade Paperback. [7], 8-346, [6] pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Kevin Woest. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Architecture; ISBN: 039331152X. ISBN/EAN: 9780393311525. Inventory No: 0118414.
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