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The HMinfo Research Library contains an in-depth collection of materials on home modifications and related subjects.

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The Bathroom

Author: Kira, A.
Type: Book
Year: 1976


The Bathroom was first published in 1966. This expanded edition, published in 1976, investigated the design of bathroom spaces and fixtures by analyzing the mechanics of toileting, hand-washing and bathing, and the social and cultural factors that influence these activities.

Further Details

Edition: 2nd
Publish Location: New York, NY
Publisher: Viking Press
ISBN/ISSN: 0-670-14897-0
Accession Number: March, 2011
Keywords: bathroom, plumbing
Reads: 168