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Author Dumarçay, Jacques
Title Construction Techniques in South and Southeast Asia : A History
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2004
©2005
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Descript 1 online resource (236 pages)
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Series Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 3 Southeast Asia Ser
Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 3 Southeast Asia Ser
Note Intro -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Chapter One. Layout and Dimensions -- Chapter Two. Wood and Carpentry -- Chapter Three. Wood, Supports and Stiles -- Chapter Four. Mud as a Construction Material -- Chapter Five. Stone and Stonecutting -- Chapter Six. Binders and Plasterworks -- Chapter Seven. Overhauls and Repairs -- Conclusion -- Bibliography -- List of illustrations -- Photographs -- Figures -- Glossary -- Index of Monuments and Sites
Carefully following their historical development, this volume describes the various construction techniques in southern Asia; carpentry layout, the setting of bricks, stone-cutting and stereotomy, as well as binders and plasterwork
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Dumarçay, Jacques Construction Techniques in South and Southeast Asia : A History Leiden : BRILL,c2004 9789004141261
Subject Building -- Asia.;Building -- Southeast Asia
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Alt Author Silverstone, Barbara
Dedourge, Raphaëlle
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