Accession Number : AD0697276

Title :   HOUSING FOR RVN REFUGEES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Aug-Oct 68,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Rush,P. J.

Report Date : OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The report is intended as a manual for use by U. S. military advisors engaged in the supervision and construction of housing for refugee native populations in the Republic of Vietnam. Use of indigenous materials, manpower, and methods in self-help operations is presumed. Examples of primitive construction are shown. Problems of site selection and preparation, building functionality, and habitability are discussed. The elements of buildings are presented, materials are explained, and construction methods are proposed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HOUSING(DWELLINGS), *REFUGEES), (*VIETNAM, HOUSING(DWELLINGS)), CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, CONSTRUCTION, SITE SELECTION, BUILDINGS, PLASTICS, VENTILATION

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE