Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1991, Dark Red Vinyl, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good, First
XII, 435 pages, + 1 blank, includes errata page, in text illustrations and charts and diagrams, and tables etc., appendices, bibliography, author index, subject index. Original dust jacket. This book provides down-to-earth explanations of atmospheric ecology and its relationship to design strategy. Nontechnical discussions and graphics rendered in an architectural drawing style give you a thorough understanding of atmospheric physics as it relates to design and architecture. Specific areas covered include albedo, radiation physics, energy, heat and temperature, water and humidity, soil moisture, and clouds. The front edges of the pages are speckled with small burn marks, as if the previous owner were a pipe smoker (which I know he was not). Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Architecture; Natural History -- Environment; Design; ISBN: 0442007515. ISBN/EAN: 9780442007515. Inventory No: 0208785.