Book review: “Concrete Design” by Sarah Gaventa

I was looking for other books about Concrete Crafting and this 2006 book “Concrete Design; the extraordinary nature of concrete” by Sarah Gaventa was suggested. It was in Reading Central Library and so I went and perused it there. It is quite different to the other three books on concrete that I have reviewed they …

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Holiday Concrete

While on the sunny holiday island of Gran Canaria I have seen quite a lot of concrete. Some of it was beautiful like this art work in our hotel room. While other examples were more utilitarian, like these blocks obviously designed to prevent coastal erosion. Amazing they are made of the same stuff.