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The sustainable Asian house

Author: Paul McGillick; Masano Kawana
Publisher: Tokyo ; Rutland, Vt. : Tuttle Pub., ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The sustainable Asian house celebrates the new architectural vocabulary of environmental, social and cultural sustainability emerging in the five 'tiger' economies of Southeast Asia--Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and the Philippines. The 27 houses featured in this book have been carefully selected to demonstate how architects in the region are responding to the global trend towards sustainability. The  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul McGillick; Masano Kawana
ISBN: 9780804843331 0804843333 0804848971 9780804848978
OCLC Number: 851536381
Description: 208 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Thailand --
Malaysia --
Singapore --
Indonesia --
The Philippines.
Responsibility: Paul McGillick ; photography by Masano Kawana.

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