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By Rohinton Emmanuel

the necessity to reply to the swiftly altering urban weather is very pressing within the tropics the place the city transition is at the moment at its top. whereas the necessity is obviously felt by way of the tropical city dwellers, texts that offer an summary of the matter and point out attainable layout strategies are infrequent. This complete reference might be welcomed via pupil and practicing architects in addition to different equipped envronment pros engaged with the environmental results of creating in all over the world hot and humid climates.

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