Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers. etc. No marking of any kind to the text/interior, 308 pages on heavy paper. Lots of b&w photos, architectural drawings, topo illustrations, maps. Contents include: Historical and planning background (of hilly places and their solutions around the world), Design, Climate, Geotechnics, Sub-structural case studies. With 3 appendices: Trees for shelter, hedging suitable for windswept sites, & Heliodon study, bibliography, index, with about 30 Selected Design Examples in three sections: Individual houses, Terraces, Stepped housing, and Deck a... View More...
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