A House in the Sun: Modern Architecture and Solar Energy in the Cold War

Hardcover | November 24, 2016

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"A House in the Sun describes a number of solar house experiments in the 1940s and 1950s. The houses relied on the materials and ideas of modern architecture for both energy efficiency and claims to cultural relevance, and also developed out of a growing concern over global resource limits"--Provided by publisher.

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"A House in the Sun describes a number of solar house experiments in the 1940s and 1950s. The houses relied on the materials and ideas of modern architecture for both energy efficiency and claims to cultural relevance, and also developed out of a growing concern over global resource limits"--Provided by publisher.

Format:HardcoverDimensions:384 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:November 24, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199394016

ISBN - 13:9780199394012

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