Author(s): David Jones
Nga Whare Uku - Houses of Earth and How To Build Them by David Jones with Line Drawings by Ray Southee
Illustrated soft cover
The first section of this book provides a detailed description of the process the author went through in building his own rammed earth home in 1954. Other chapters are written by a variety of experts on various aspects of the craft including adobe, soil-cement houses, environmental aspects and the history of earth building in New Zealand.
Good copy, crease on cover and slight fading on spine