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Cowan, Henry J.

Overview
Works: 98 works in 508 publications in 10 languages and 9,763 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: NA31, 690.09
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Most widely held works by Henry J Cowan
Dictionary of architectural and building technology by Henry J Cowan( Book )

45 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and Polish and held by 1,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Dictionary of Architectural and Building Technology is a comprehensive summary of vocabulary used across the building industry, from the preparation of the brief through architectural and technical design and documentation, to construction technology and facilities management." "This fourth edition has added 1750 new or substantially revised entries, and over 330 of the existing entries have been updated. There are 70 additional illustrations. The terms have been assembled and cross-referenced by specialists from a range of disciplines with considerable international experience. SI metric and Imperial units are included, and line drawings enhance the explanations." "This comprehensive work will enable students and professionals coming from technical, management and professional fields to grasp vocabulary from outside their areas as they contribute towards the built environment."--Jacket
A guide to the world's greatest buildings : masterpieces of architecture & engineering by Henry J Cowan( Book )

19 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and Czech and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... features 100 examples of architecture ..."--Inside flap
The master builders : a history of structural and environmental design from ancient Egypt to the nineteenth century by Henry J Cowan( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and Russian and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Architectural structures : an introduction to structural mechanics by Henry J Cowan( Book )

32 editions published between 1971 and 1991 in English and Chinese and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical outline of architectural science by Henry J Cowan( Book )

30 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dictionary of architectural science by Henry J Cowan( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Knox, the hero of the Scottish reformation by Henry J Cowan( Book )

18 editions published between 1905 and 2012 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and building : structural and environmental design in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries by Henry J Cowan( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design of reinforced concrete structures by Henry J Cowan( Book )

13 editions published between 1982 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of building technology by Henry J Cowan( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science and technology of building materials by Henry J Cowan( Book )

7 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Structural systems by Henry J Cowan( Book )

11 editions published between 1980 and 1995 in English and Chinese and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models in architecture( Book )

14 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of architectural technology( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environmental systems by Henry J Cowan( Book )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Design of building frames by John S Gero( Book )

10 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Solar energy applications in the design of buildings( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire and buildings by T. T Lie( Book )

2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reinforced and prestressed concrete in torsion by Henry J Cowan( Book )

12 editions published in 1965 in English and Italian and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The design of reinforced concrete, in accordance with the Metric SAA Concrete Structures Code by Henry J Cowan( Book )

8 editions published between 1968 and 1976 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dictionary of architectural and building technology
Alternative Names
Cowan, H. J.

Cowan, H. J. 1919-

Cowan, H. J. 1919-2007

Cowan, H. J. (Henry Jacob), 1919-

Cowan, Henry J

Cowan, Henry J. 1919-

Cowan, Henry Jacob

Cowan, Henry Jacob 1919-

Cowan, Henry Jacob 1919-2007

Cowan, Henry Jakob 1919-2007

Cowan, Jack.

Cowan, Jack 1919-2007

Cowan, Jack (Henry J.)

Коуэн, Генри Дж.

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A guide to the world's greatest buildings : masterpieces of architecture & engineering