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    DescriptionNun in einer zweiten, uberarbeiteten Ausgabe: Dieses Handbuch bietet einen praxisorientierten Uberblick uber die zahlreichen Einsatzmoglichkeiten und Verarbeitungstechniken von Lehm: Seine Eigenschaften und physikalischen Gegebenheiten werden detailliert und kenntnisreich erlautert.

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    Building with Earth: Volume 3
    Design and Technology of a Sustainable Architecture
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Gernot Minke
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 222 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 921 g
    ISBN 13: 9783034608220
    ISBN 10: 3034608225

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
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    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
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    B&T General Subject: 130
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
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    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15850
    BISAC V2.8: ARC000000
    Libri: ARCH8000, BAUA3115, ENTW9012, P0041760
    LC subject heading: ,
    BIC subject category V2: AMCR
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    DC22: 721.04422
    Libri: BAUA3143, LEHM2000
    DC23: 720.473
    LC classification: TH1421 .M556 2013
    Thema V1.0: AMCR
    3, Revised
    Edition statement
    3rd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    208 pages with 496 b/w and 90 color ills.
    Birkhauser Verlag AG
    Imprint name
    Birkhauser Verlag AG
    Publication date
    01 January 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Prof. Dr. Gernot Minke is a professor at Universitat Kassel, where he leads the Forschungslabor fur Experimentelles Bauen. He has long concerned himself with developments in ecological building, and he has dealt with the building material clay in theory and practice since 1977. His book Building with Straw was also published by Birkhauser.
    Table of contents
    I The Technology of Earth Building; 1. Introduction; 2. The properties of earth as a building material; 3. Preparing of loam; 4. Improving the earth's characteristics by special treatment or additives; 5. Rammed earthworks; 6. Working with earthern blocks; 7. Large blocks and prefabricated panels; 8. Direct forming with wet loam; 9. Wet loam infill in skeleton structures; 10. Tamped, poured or pumped lightweight loam; 11. Loam plasters; 12. Weather protection of loam surfaces; 13. Repair of loam components; 14. Designs of particular building elements; 15. Earthquake-resistant building; II Built Examples Residences Cultural, Educational and Sacral Buildings; III Appendix; Future prospects; Measures; Bibliographical references; Acknowledgements; Illustration; credits.