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Design on the Edge: The Making of a High-Performance Building

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The story of the Adam Joseph Lewis Center at Oberlin College -- the first substantially green building to be built on a college campus -- encompasses more than the particulars of one building. In Design on the Edge, David Orr writes about the planning and design of Oberlin's environmental studies building as part of a larger story about the art and science of ecological de ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published August 25th 2006 by MIT Press (MA)
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