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A golden thread

2500 years of solar architecture and technology

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This edition was published in by Cheshire Books, Van Nostrand Reinhold in Palo Alto, . New York.

Written in English

289 pages

From the Authors' Note...

Almost 2,500 years ago, the ancient Greeks began designing their homes to capture winter sunlight. This book describes the major advances in solar architecture and technology that have occurred since that time. Its emphasis is on developments occurring in Western civilization, but it also touches on important work from China and Japan.

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Cover of: A goldenthread
A goldenthread: 2500 years of solar architecture and technology
1981, Boyars
in English
Cover of: A golden thread
A golden thread: 2500 years of solar architecture and technology
1980, Cheshire Books, Van Nostrand Reinhold
in English

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A goldenthread

First published in 1980



Work Description

From the Authors' Note...

Almost 2,500 years ago, the ancient Greeks began designing their homes to capture winter sunlight. This book describes the major advances in solar architecture and technology that have occurred since that time. Its emphasis is on developments occurring in Western civilization, but it also touches on important work from China and Japan.

A golden thread

2500 years of solar architecture and technology

This edition was published in by Cheshire Books, Van Nostrand Reinhold in Palo Alto, . New York.


Edition Description

From the Authors' Note...

Almost 2,500 years ago, the ancient Greeks began designing their homes to capture winter sunlight. This book describes the major advances in solar architecture and technology that have occurred since that time. Its emphasis is on developments occurring in Western civilization, but it also touches on important work from China and Japan.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
621.47/09
Library of Congress
TJ810 .B88

The Physical Object

Pagination
xi, 289 p. :
Number of pages
289

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL4420765M
Internet Archive
goldenthread250000buttrich
ISBN 10
0442240058, 0917352076
LC Control Number
79025095
Library Thing
342450
Goodreads
2816830
977568

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