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WOOD AND WOOD JOINTS: BUILDING TRADITIONS OF EUROPE, JAPAN AND CHINA. Third, expanded edition. Klaus Zwerger. Birkhauser-Verlag fur Architektur, Basel, 2015. Original edition published 1997. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Walter de Gruyter, GmbH, Berlin. 324 pp. with 652 ills. 31 x 23 cm. ISBN 9783035608373 In English.
Publisher's description: Wood and Wood Joints puts today's world in touch with the diverse know-how of Western and Eastern cultures about the creative use of this distinctive material. A holistic perspective generates an appreciation of building with wood that will inform professionals, give building specialists a new sense of an almost vanished world, and simply fascinate the lay public. The 3rd edition comprises an extensive new introduction.
Indexing: Western, Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), International (Western Style), Non-Western in Several Regions (Traditional) — Several Periods — Architecture
Plans: 73
Worldwide Number: 171319
Hardcover $77.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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