Jonathan Hetreed, Ann Ross, Charlotte Baden-Powell
Routledge; 5th Edition
This handy pocket ebook brings together a plethora of useful information that architects need on everyday basis – on-site or in the studio. It provides clear guidance and indispensable detail on a wide range of issues; from planning policy through environmental design to abiding by Building Regulations; from structural and services matters to materials characteristics and detailing. This 5th edition includes the updating of regulations; standards and sources across a broad range of topics.
Brief and easy to use; the Architect’s Pocket Book; 5th Edition; (ePub/PDF) has sold well over 90;000 copies to the nation’s architects; architecture students; construction professionals; and designers who do not have an architectural background but need to understand the basics; fast.This is the famous; compact blue book that you can’t afford to be without.
“It is invaluable for smaller architectural practice. Brimming with drawings; tables; and symbol guides; this is a must for use at the drawing board; computer or on-site.” — Stadia magazine
“A good simple to read guide for site use” — Alan Jarvis; Lecturer
“This little gem is crucial for any architect; builder; surveyor; engineer; student; in fact; anyone connected with the building industry. Information is clearly shown in a no-nonsense style. The well-illustrated diagrams help the building regs. appear almost logical”
“I have bought this book because I am studying architecture at school and think that it is really helpful. Buy it for building regulations; Planning info; measurements; tips; and tricks of the trade”
“Very useful in giving quick and easy references to various architectural data.’ — Sarah Radif; Course Leader
NOTE: The product includes the ebook; Architect’s Pocket Book; 5th Edition in ePub. A converted PDF is available on request. No access codes are included.