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The Urban Housing Handbook free pdf This handbook provides graphic representations and analysis of 30 urban case studies from around the world. These range from the London town house to apartments in Chicago and New York, taking in other European, South American, North African, and Asian examples. In each chapter, a housing type is fully explored through a traditional case study and then a more modern example that demonstrates how it has been reinterpreted in a contemporary context.

About Eric Firley

Eric Firley is an architect and urban designer, who is currently based in Paris. After studying in Lausanne, Weimar and London, he worked in several practices and design consultancies in France and the UK. Having initiated this project in 2005, he has spent over two years writing and researching it, travelling extensively in the process. Caroline Stahl has run a Paris-based architecture practice since 2001. Born in Berlin, she studied in Weimar and Milan. She has worked on a wide range of projects in Germany and France. She undertook extensive research on housing for this book and developed the comparative contemporary studies. Katharina Gron is a German urban designer who graduated in early 2008. She has helped produce the graphic material for the book, redrawing the urban and architectural plans.

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Author : Eric Firley
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 02 January 2009
ISBN : 047051275X
EAN : 9780470512753
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 327 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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