Roundwood Timber Framing
Building Naturally Using Local Resources
Foreword by Lloyd Kahn
This definitive manual marks the birth of a new vernacular for the 21st century. Over 400 color photographs and step-by-step instructions guide you through the building of anything from a garden shed to your own woodland house. This practical how to book will unquestionably be a benchmark for sustainable building using renewable local resources and evolving traditional skills to create durable, ecological, and beautiful buildings.
Reviews and Praise
“Ben’s beautiful book shows that intelligently sourced wood is ultimately the best building material we have.”--Hugh Fearnly-Whittingstall
More Reviews and Praise
“The sheer visual, sensual, even animal, pleasure in wood, from seedling to final giant ridge pole, comes through in every page”--Tony Wrench
“The intelligence of Nature’s forests speak through Ben Law ... a beautiful manual”--Rachel Shiamh
About The Author
|Book Art:||Full-color photos throughout|
|Size:||9 x 10.25 inch|
|Pub. Date:||November 11, 2010|
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