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The Green Building Revolution

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Published by Island Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sustainability,
  • Environmentally Conscious (Green),
  • Architecture / General,
  • Architecture,
  • Design and construction,
  • Green movement,
  • Sustainable buildings

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsS. Richard Fedrizzi (Foreword)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12493178M
ISBN 101597261793
ISBN 109781597261791

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