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Window design strategies to conserve energy

Robert Hastings

Window design strategies to conserve energy

by Robert Hastings

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Windows -- Design and construction.,
  • Buildings -- Energy conservation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementS. Robert Hastings, Richard W. Crenshaw ; sponsored by Energy Research and Development Administration, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
    SeriesNBS building science series ; 104, NBS building science series ;, 104.
    ContributionsCrenshaw, Richard W., joint author., United States. National Bureau of Standards.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA435 .U58 no. 104, TH2275 .U58 no. 104
    The Physical Object
    Pagination207 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages207
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4689053M
    LC Control Number77600018

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