Aims to provide advice to professionals on many aspects of communication including communicating with clients, authorities and agencies and within construction teams. Covering the various forms of communication it concludes with a 'kitbag' of techniques.
Designing with Stone, editor Muriel Burton, Ealing Publications, £30.
Brings together current recommendations and methods for the choice and use granite, marble, slate and stone in building construction. It covers selection and application of these materials, as well as suitable fixing and jointing systems. It starts with an introduction into the geology and classification of stone, and how the material is tested. A number of case studies are also included from around the world and the uk.