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Harris, Cyril M. 1917-2011

Overview
Works: 47 works in 460 publications in 8 languages and 12,463 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  History  Encyclopedias  Reference works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: NA31, 720.3
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Dictionary of architecture and construction by Cyril M Harris( Book )

80 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 3,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This massive compendium by a renowned architectural editor and 50 expert contributors features over 2300 line drawings and clear, concise definitions of more than 27,000 important architecture and construction terms. The most definitive reference in the field, Cyril M. Harris's Dictionary of Architecture and Construction brings you the broadest possible coverage of the language of architecture and building construction. Special care has been taken to include the latest terms in legal areas, technologies, techniques, materials, organizations, historic architectural styles, and architectural trends. This essential dictionary is one of the most trusted references in architecture and building technology -- cited in numerous other leading references and recommended by the faculties of many top schools. It covers drawings and specifications ... building products and materials, including their design, appearance, performance, installation, and testing ... finishes, coatings, and surfacings ... types of units, assemblies, systems, and modules ... tools, devices, machines, and construction equipment, and much more. It's the one definitive resource every architect and contractor needs to own. Revised, updated, and expanded, this comprehensive new edition features: More than 27,000 definitions in clear, concise language Over 2300 illustrations Full coverage of new technologies and new building materials Expanded emphasis on legal, organizational, and historic architectural terms, reflecting their increased importance in the field
Shock and vibration handbook by Cyril M Harris( Book )

55 editions published between 1961 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of noise control by Cyril M Harris( Book )

46 editions published between 1957 and 1983 in 4 languages and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Manual para el control del ruido.- v.1
Historic architecture sourcebook by Cyril M Harris( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and French and held by 956 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This compendium by a noted architectural historian contains over 2,000 line drawings, and clear, concise definitions for over 5,000 important terms relating to the architectural achievements of a great variety of world cultures, ancient to modern. Includes cutaway views, close-ups of intricate details, precisely rendered plans for many famed structures
Illustrated dictionary of historic architecture by Cyril M Harris( Book )

20 editions published between 1977 and 2013 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This massive compendium by a noted architectural historian contains over 2,000 line drawings, and clear, concise definitions for over 5,000 important terms relating to the architectural achievements of a great variety of world cultures, ancient to modern. Includes cutaway views, close-ups of intricate details, precisely rendered plans for many famed structures." -- Provided by publisher
American architecture : an illustrated encyclopedia by Cyril M Harris( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines and illustrates architectural terms relating to building style, structural components, and architectural ornaments
Acoustical designing in architecture by Vern Oliver Knudsen( Book )

45 editions published between 1950 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harris' shock and vibration handbook by Cyril M Harris( Book )

19 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on shock and vibration in mechanical systems, this volume offers solutions to a wide variety of problems encountered in everyday engineering situations. It also covers computer techniques for solving vibration-related problems
Shock and vibration handbook by Cyril M Harris( Book )

18 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of acoustical measurements and noise control by Cyril M Harris( Book )

32 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical plumbing engineering by Cyril M Harris( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Noise control in buildings : a guide for architects and engineers by Cyril M Harris( Book )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Handbook of utilities and services for buildings : planning, design, and installation( Book )

9 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shock and vibration handbook by Cyril M Harris( Book )

26 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absorption of sound in air versus humidity and temperature by Cyril M Harris( Book )

4 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le projet acoustique en architecture by Vern Oliver Knudsen( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in French and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shock and vibration handbook( Book )

3 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Absorption of sound in air below 1000 CPS by Cyril M Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iliustruotas architektūros istorijos žodynas : anglu̜-lietuviu̜ kalbomis( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in Lithuanian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shock and vibration handbook : in three volumes by C. M Harris( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Dictionary of architecture and construction
Alternative Names
Cyril Manton Harris

Harris, C. M.

Harris, Cyril 1917-

Harris, Cyril 1917-2011

Harris, Cyril 1917-2011 Architekt

Harris, Cyril Architekt 1917-2011

Harris, Cyril M.

Harris, Cyril M. 1917-2011

Harris, Cyril Manton

Harris, Cyril Manton 1917-

Harris, Cyril Manton 1917-2011

Harrisas, Cyrilas M. 1917-

Harrisas, Cyrilas M. 1917-2011

Manton Harris, Cyril

ハリス, C. M.

克雷·哈里斯

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Shock and vibration handbookIllustrated dictionary of historic architectureAmerican architecture : an illustrated encyclopediaHarris' shock and vibration handbookHandbook of acoustical measurements and noise controlNoise control in buildings : a guide for architects and engineers