ERIC Number: ED193748
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Small Buildings in Earthquake Areas. Educational Building Digest 2.
This booklet is intended for builders and others who actually construct small buildings in earthquake areas and not for professionally qualified architects or engineers. In outline form with sketches the following topics are discussed: general construction and design principles; foundations; earth walls; brick, block, and stone walls; timber frame buildings; reinforced concrete; heavy and light-weight roofs; and chimneys and flue pipes. (MLF)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania.