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Australian Earth-Covered Building (Australian Natural History Series)

S. Baggs

Australian Earth-Covered Building (Australian Natural History Series)

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Published by New South Wales Univ Pr Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Engineering: general,
  • Mathematics and Science,
  • Earth Sheltered Housing,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Australia,
  • TEC005000,
  • TEC,
  • Construction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9431105M
    ISBN 100868403636
    ISBN 109780868403632
    OCLC/WorldCa27109905

    Baggs, S. (Sydney), David W. Baggs, and Joan C. Baggs. New ed. Australian earth-covered gton, NSW, Australia, New South Wales University Press. An earth shelter is a structure (usually a house) with earth against the walls, on the roof, or that is entirely buried underground.. Earth acts as thermal mass, making it easier to maintain a steady indoor air temperature and therefore reduces energy costs for heating or cooling.. Earth sheltering became relatively popular after the mid s, especially among environmentalists.


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