• A Shelter Sketchbook: Natural Building Solutions

    Clear Light Publishing

  • $31.49

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    This book reminds us that most of what we need to know is simply what we've already forgotten. John Taylor's trained eye and skilled hand celebrate details of: 
    -- Thousand-year-old earth-sheltered houses in China
    -- Passive solar heating designs of the Pueblo Indians
    -- Natural air conditioning systems built in the Middle East.
    -- Modular building techniques used in Japan 500 years ago

    This is a book for builders, students, and anyone seeking stimulation for the imagination. Author and architect John Taylor's exacting eye, intricate sketches, and hand-written notes are gentle reminders that observation, even more than technology, is the best source of innovation.

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