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    DescriptionMaster builder Louie Frazier's Japanese-style pole house in Northern California, reachable on a 500" cable across a river / Ian MacLeod's handbuilt stone house in South Africa, where baboons jump on the roof at night / Ma Page's bottle house in the Nevada desert / artist Michael Kahn's semi-subterranean sculptural ivillage in Arizona / Bill and Athena Steen's strawbale houses / Ianto Evans' cob houses in Oregon / the Archlibre group of countercultural builders in the French Pyrenees / Bill Coperthwaite's spectacular 3-story yurt in the Maine woods / Bill Castle's finely-crafted log home and sauna in the NY Appalachians / a commune in the Tennesee mountains / the "Flying Concrete" brothers in Mexico and their far-out sculptural structures / Barns in California, Washington, and Connecticut / Photo-essays of Lloyd Kahn's trips to Nevada, the Mississippi Delta, Costa Rica, Nova Scotia, and Baja California / Photos of buildings all over the world by photographers Yoshio Komatsu and Kevin Kelly + more, lots more. . .I get excited just listing these things! -LK PS SHELTER, it turns out, had a major influence on builders, and included are buildings our 1973 book inspired, so this is truly a sequel.


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    Title
    Home Work
    Subtitle
    Handbuilt Shelter
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lloyd Kahn
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 232
    Width: 229 mm
    Height: 305 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780936070339
    ISBN 10: 0936070331
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ARC
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.5
    BISAC V2.8: TEC005000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BISAC V2.8: ARC003000
    BIC subject category V2: AMK
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 03
    B&T General Subject: 130
    Ingram Subject Code: AR
    B&T Approval Code: A84200000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    DC22: 690.837
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 690/.837
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    B&T Approval Code: A05180000
    LC classification: TH4815.K34
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    LC classification: TH4815 .K34 2004
    Thema V1.0: KNJ, AMK, TNK
    Illustrations note
    Illustrations (some col.)
    Publisher
    Shelter Publications Inc.,U.S.
    Imprint name
    Shelter Publications Inc.,U.S.
    Publication date
    01 May 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Bolinas