Hot Dirt, Cool Straw

Hot Dirt, Cool Straw

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Each of these 24 U.S. houses is accompanied by location, architect, architectural plans, several color photos, and a color key indicating whether the house was a) integrated into the landscape, b) used sustainable/replenishable building materials, or c) employed energy-efficient methods. More often than not, the brief descriptions and large photographs are more concerned with site placement and floor plans than ecological building supplies and energy systems, a volume more for the architectural firm coffee table than the building supplier's office. No index, bibliography, or notes. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2001
Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, plans ; 29 cm
ISBN: 9780823023363
Branch Call Number: 693.2 Tru
Additional Contributors: Greer, Nora Richter


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