The Resource Building the future : building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today, Ulrich Pfammatter ; [translated from German by Jeremy Gaines and James Roderick O'Donovan]

Building the future : building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today, Ulrich Pfammatter ; [translated from German by Jeremy Gaines and James Roderick O'Donovan]

Label
Building the future : building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today
Title
Building the future
Title remainder
building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today
Statement of responsibility
Ulrich Pfammatter ; [translated from German by Jeremy Gaines and James Roderick O'Donovan]
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pfammatter, Ulrich
Dewey number
720.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
NA642
LC item number
.P4313 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Architecture, Modern
  • Building
  • Building materials
Label
Building the future : building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today, Ulrich Pfammatter ; [translated from German by Jeremy Gaines and James Roderick O'Donovan]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-317) and index
Contents
From greenhouse to 'high-tech' hothouse' - virtual experience space of industrial and communicative societies -- Building as an art or the art of building? Railway sheds, expo pavilions, terminals - spatial landscapes of the future -- How concrete became lighter - 100 years of concrete pioneers -- The 'liberated facade' - from wall to partition to skin -- Process thinking conquers construction - industrialisation from the balloon frame to the skyscraper -- "Sustainable building design" - a future project -- Sir Ove Arup: the key search, 1970
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9783791339269
Lccn
2008921849
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), plans
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2049882-01umb_inst
  • 1991350
  • (OCoLC)191856233
Label
Building the future : building technology and cultural history from the Industrial Revolution until today, Ulrich Pfammatter ; [translated from German by Jeremy Gaines and James Roderick O'Donovan]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-317) and index
Contents
From greenhouse to 'high-tech' hothouse' - virtual experience space of industrial and communicative societies -- Building as an art or the art of building? Railway sheds, expo pavilions, terminals - spatial landscapes of the future -- How concrete became lighter - 100 years of concrete pioneers -- The 'liberated facade' - from wall to partition to skin -- Process thinking conquers construction - industrialisation from the balloon frame to the skyscraper -- "Sustainable building design" - a future project -- Sir Ove Arup: the key search, 1970
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
325 p.
Isbn
9783791339269
Lccn
2008921849
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), plans
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2049882-01umb_inst
  • 1991350
  • (OCoLC)191856233

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