Zhilishchnoe Stroitelstvo

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Zhilishchnoe Stroitel’stvo


(Housing Construction), a monthly production and technical journal published by the State Committee for Civil Construction and Architecture of Gosstroi (State Committee on Construction) of the USSR and by the Central Board of the Scientific-Technical Society of the Construction Industry. It has been published in Moscow since 1958. It deals with housing architecture, comprehensive development of residential regions, model and experimental planning, the use of effective building materials and structures, and the industrialization, organization, and quality of housing construction. It publishes the latest information on construction work, engineering calculations, designing, and the construction of residential buildings abroad. Circulation, 20,000 (1972).

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