Hardback The urban towers handbook / Eric Firley and Julie Gimbal.
Publication year: 2011
Publisher: Chichester : Wiley,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780470684740 (hbk.) : 0470684747 (hbk.) :
Providing essential information about the structural logic of urban towers, this book contains over 50 case studies on iconic towers from around the world, addressing topics such as security and safety considerations, design layout issues, sustainability, differences in building regulations and the economics of each tower.
263 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.