Books by Bruce King

BEScovershadowBuildings of Earth and Straw
Structural design for Rammed Earth and Straw Bale Architecture
Bruce King
Green Building Press, 1996
ISBN 97780964471818










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Design of Straw Bale Buildings
The State of the Art
Bruce King, et al
Green Building Press, 2006
ISBN 9780976491118








MBCcoverdropshadowMaking Better Concrete
Guidelines to Using Fly Ash for Higher-Quality, Eco-Friendly Structures
Bruce King
Green Building Press, 2005
ISBN 97809766491101








Contributing Author

The Rammed Earth House (1st Edition)
Chelsea Green Publishing, 1996

Alternative Construction
Wiley, 2000

A Place in the Sun
Chelsea Green Publishing, 1996

Tradition and Sustainability / Green Architecture and Urbanism
Prince's Foundation, 2008

Codes and Standards

Revised California Straw Bale Construction Guidelines
with Martin Hammer et al, 2002

ASTM 2392 Standard Guide for Design of Earth Wall Building Systems
ASTM, 2010


Thermal Buffering of Clay

Engineering Natural Building Materials: a rational approach to an exuberant architecture for the 21st century

The Renaissance of Earthen Architecture - a fresh look at clay-based construction

Journals and Magazines

Building Standards (International Council of Building Officials, now the ICC)
Future Arc (BCI Asia)
The Last Straw (Green Prairie Foundation)