Simplified Design of Wood Structures

5 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780470187845: Simplified Design of Wood Structures
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

No architect's education would be complete without a basic understanding of how structures respond to the action of forces and how these forces affect the performance of various building material (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continous publication for over 60 years, this standard guide to structural design with wood has now been updated to include current design practices, standards, and consideration of new wood products. Now covering the LRFD method of structural design in addition to the ASD method, expanded treatment of wood products besides sawn lumber, and with more examples and exercise problems, this edition stands as a valuable resource that no architect or builder should be without. The Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides has been providing students with simple, concise solutions to common structural and environmental design problems for more than seven decades.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Newly updated—the most accessible, thorough introduction tothe basics of wood structure design

No architect's education would be complete without a basicunderstanding of how structures respond to the action of forces andhow these forces affect the performance of various buildingmaterial (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continuous publicationfor over sixty years, this standard guide to structural design withwood has now been updated to include current design practices,standards, and consideration of new wood products.

Written to be easily understood by readers with limitedexperience in engineering mechanics, structural analysis, oradvanced mathematics, the book now features:

  • Consideration of the LRFD method of structural design inaddition to the ASD method

  • Updated coverage conforming to current building codes, designpractices, and industry standards

  • Expanded treatment of wood products beyond sawn lumber

  • More examples and a wider sweep of systems and products

Equally suited to classroom use or independent study, SimplifiedDesign of Wood Structures, Sixth Edition stands as a valuableresource that no architect or builder should be without.

The Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides has beenproviding simple, concise solutions to common structural andenvironmental design problems for more than seven decades.

About the Author:

James Ambrose is Editor of the Parker/Ambrose Series ofSimplified Design Guides. He has practiced as an architect inCalifornia and Illinois, and as a structural engineer in Illinois.He was professor of architecture at the University of SouthernCalifornia.

Patrick Tripeny is an Associate Professor and the Director ofthe School of Architecture at the University of Utah.?He is alicensed architect in California, where he practiced architecturebefore returning to academia. He has been the recipient of a numberof teaching awards at the local and national level for his work inteaching structures and design.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780471179894: Simplified Design of Wood Structures

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0471179892 ISBN 13:  9780471179894
Publisher: Wiley, 1997
Softcover

9780471851349: Simplified Design of Structural Wood (Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides)

Wiley-..., 1988
Hardcover

9780471666301: Simplified design of structural wood

Wiley, 1979
Hardcover

9780471303664: Simplified Design of Wood Structures (Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides)

Wiley, 1994
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

James Ambrose (Univ. of Southern California); Harry Parker (Univ. of Pennsylvania)
Published by John Wiley and Sons
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0470187840

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Hardback. Condition: New. 6th Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. No architect's education would be complete without a basic understanding of how structures respond to the action of forces and how these forces affect the performance of various building material (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continous publication for over 60 years, this standard guide to structural design with wood has now been updated to include current design practices, standards, and consideration of new wood products. Now covering the LRFD method of structural design in addition to the ASD method, expanded treatment of wood products besides sawn lumber, and with more examples and exercise problems, this edition stands as a valuable resource that no architect or builder should be without. The Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides has been providing students with simple, concise solutions to common structural and environmental design problems for more than seven decades. Seller Inventory # LIO9780470187845

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 90.43
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny
Published by Wiley (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: New. 6. Seller Inventory # DADAX0470187840

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.86
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Ambrose, James, Tripeny, Patrick
Published by Wiley (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110470187840

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 97.23
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Ambrose, James; Tripeny, Patrick
Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley. Hardcover. Condition: New. 0470187840 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW99.0239167

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 92.38
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Hardback. Condition: New. 6th Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. No architect's education would be complete without a basic understanding of how structures respond to the action of forces and how these forces affect the performance of various building material (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continous publication for over 60 years, this standard guide to structural design with wood has now been updated to include current design practices, standards, and consideration of new wood products. Now covering the LRFD method of structural design in addition to the ASD method, expanded treatment of wood products besides sawn lumber, and with more examples and exercise problems, this edition stands as a valuable resource that no architect or builder should be without. The Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides has been providing students with simple, concise solutions to common structural and environmental design problems for more than seven decades. Seller Inventory # LIO9780470187845

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 100.76
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

James Ambrose; Patrick Tripeny
Published by Wiley (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2009. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0470187840

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 99.96
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

James Ambrose, Patrick Tripeny
Published by John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley and Sons Ltd, United Kingdom, 2009. Hardback. Condition: New. 6th Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. No architect's education would be complete without a basic understanding of how structures respond to the action of forces and how these forces affect the performance of various building material (wood, steel, concrete, etc.). In continous publication for over 60 years, this standard guide to structural design with wood has now been updated to include current design practices, standards, and consideration of new wood products. Now covering the LRFD method of structural design in addition to the ASD method, expanded treatment of wood products besides sawn lumber, and with more examples and exercise problems, this edition stands as a valuable resource that no architect or builder should be without. The Parker/Ambrose Series of Simplified Design Guides has been providing students with simple, concise solutions to common structural and environmental design problems for more than seven decades. Seller Inventory # BTE9780470187845

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 108.01
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Ambrose, James
Published by John Wiley & Sons (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Libro Co. Italia Srl
(San Casciano Val di Pesa, FI, Italy)
Rating
[?]

Book Description John Wiley & Sons, 2009. Condition: new. English Text. West Sussex PO22 9SA, 2009; hardback. Seller Inventory # 1849188

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 86.77
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 23.57
From Italy to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Ambrose, James, Tripeny, Patrick
Published by Wiley (2009)
ISBN 10: 0470187840 ISBN 13: 9780470187845
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BookVistas
(New Delhi, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wiley, 2009. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # BD1-9780470187845

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 176.00
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.26
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book