From the Publisher
* A hands-on, well-illustrated reference that helps architects and contractors avoid making common errors in traditional construction details* Graphical approach allows users to quickly visualize design solutions* Lists the rules-of-thumb for each detail, and correct and incorrect examples of how to design or construct each detail
From the Jacket
"Steve Mouzon ... has produced a manual that is clear, easy to use, and targeted to the most common errors ... Traditional architects can now sweep their own house clean." -- Andres Duany, Architect & PlannerLooking at a building and seeing a building are two very different things. To truly understand traditional architecture you must...