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020 _a9780080961279 (e-book : PDF)
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090 _aNA2541
_b.R63 2009
092 _a720.47
_bR628
100 1 _aRoaf, Sue.
245 1 0 _aAdapting buildings and cities for climate change
_h[electronic resource] :
_ba 21st century survival guide /
_cSue Roaf, David Crichton and Fergus Nicol.
250 _a2nd ed.
260 _aBoston, Mass. :
_bArchitectural Press, an imprint of Elsevier,
_c2009.
300 _axiii, 385 p. :
_bill. (some col.), col. maps.
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 _a1. Climate change : the battle begins -- 2. Risk, scenarios and insurance -- 3. How hot will it get? -- 4. How wet will it get? -- 5. Windstorms -- 6. Sea level rises -- 7. Vulnerability, exposure and migration -- 8. Health implications of climate change -- 9. Climate change and thermal comfort -- 10. The adaptive potential of traditional buildings and cities -- 11. The failure of 'modern buildings' -- 12. The end of the age of tall buildings -- 13. The fossil fuel crisis -- 14. Fuel security : when will the lights go out? -- 15. The players -- 16. Designing buildings and cities for 3√°AC of climate change.
530 _aAlso available in print edition.
538 _aMode of access: World Wide Web.
650 _aArchitecture and climate.
650 _aArchitecture
_xEnvironmental aspects.
650 _aArchitecture and energy conservation.
650 _aEcological houses.
650 _aDwellings
_xEnergy conservation.
650 _aConstruction industry
_xAppropriate technology.
655 _aElectronic books.
_2lcsh
700 _aCrichton, David.
700 _aNicol, F.
_q(Fergus)
776 _z9781856177207
856 _uhttp://www.tandfebooks.com/isbn/9780080961279
_zClick here to view
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