Buildings of Earth and Straw, Bruce King (1996)
- Special construction requirements of earth and straw;
- Design capabilities and limitations of these materials;
- Most importantly, the documentation of testing that building officials often require.
A registered structural engineer for over 28 years, Bruce King has worked on high-rise structures in San Francisco, aircraft remodels in Miami, Tahitian resorts, Buddhist monasteries in the Colorado Rockies, passive solar designs all over the world, and hundreds of houses of every shape throughout North America. He has lectured and taught ecological building practices internationally, and serves as an advisor to numerous entities, including GreenBuildingAdvisor.com. He is co-founder of Green Building Press and Ecological Building Network, and is the author of Buildings of Earth and Straw, Making Better Concrete and Design of Straw Bale Buildings. He lives with his family in San Rafael, CA.
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