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CAIRO BOOKS's Description
Here, in one volume, is all the architect needs to know to participate in the
entire process of designing structures. Emphasizing bestselling author Edward
Allen's graphical approach, the book enables you to quickly determine the
desired form of a building or other structure and easily design it without the
need for complex mathematics. This unique text teaches the whole process of
structural design for architects, including selection of suitable materials,
finding a suitable configuration, finding forces and size members, designing
appropriate connections, and proposing a feasible method of erection. Chapters
are centered on the design of a whole structure, from conception through