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Building Advisory Service and Information Network / February 1997 / No. 13

The Great Habitat Debate

BASIN-News is the international newsletter of BASIN, the Building Advisory Service and Information Network.

BASINnews is edited by
GATE, Germany, SKAT, Switzerland,
IT, U.K., CRATerre, France and

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Cooperation in
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Production: SKAT
Layout: M. L
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Number of copies: 2000
Cover Photo: Turkish mason's and BASIN's representatives at Habitat II put the finishing touches to the roof of the earth block demonstration house in Istanbul, by Nick Hall

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