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Main Title Building a straw bale house : the Red Feather construction handbook /
Author Corum, Nathaniel.
Publisher Princeton Architectural Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 57557768
ISBN 1568985142; 9781568985145
Subjects Straw bale houses--Design and construction--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Indians of North America--Housing--South Dakota.
Additional Subjects Red Feather Development Group.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Contributor biographical information http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0738/2005001751-b.html
Publisher description http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0722/2005001751-d.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EOAM  TH4818.S77 2005 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 09/29/2015
Collation xxv, 181 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, plans (some color) ; 21 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-149).
Contents Notes Foundation and site work -- Roof bearing assembly -- Base plates -- Window and door bucks -- The straw bale wall -- Lath -- Stucco -- Interior walls -- Finish details. "Filled with comprehensive case studies selected from over thirty-five of Red Feather's successfully completed housing and community-based building projects, Building a Straw Bale House documents the organization's collaboration with reservation communities and provides a step-by-step, bale-by-bale construction handbook - from initial site selection to finished product. Complete with information on safety, design, tools, and materials, it is an inspiring lesson for anybody interested in this technique of constructing a house and a hopeful redefinition of the fundamental ideas of architecture and the home."--Jacket.
Place Published New York
Access Notes Also issued online.
PUB Date Free Form ©2005
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2005001751
OCLC Time Stamp 20150916162153
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03710cam 22006614a 45020