- Title: Stadien / Stadiums 2006 (German and English Edition)
- Author: Birkhauser-Publishers for Architecture
- Released: 2005-06-10
- Pages: 15
- ISBN: 3764372230
- ISBN13: 978-3764372231
- ASIN: 3764372230
With Vernacular Architecture, Landmarks, and Stadiums we are pleased to launch a new series of thematic calendars. Varying in format, they will feature regularly in our publishing programme.
Month by month these calendars with their striking colour photographs of remarkable buildings and structures will be inspiring and practical companions throughout the year.
Traditional building methods are characterised by the use of regional materials and artisan skills. A Japanese Minka farmhouse, an Italian trabocco, a yurt in Kyrgyzstan in 13 captivating images this calendar takes us on a fascinating journey into the world of traditional building cultures, distinguished by aesthetical qualities, a depth of history and experience, intelligent constructions and adaptability to local topography and climate.