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Der komplett überarbeitete «Glasbau Atlas» vermittelt in kompakter ansprechender shape die aktuellen Kenntnisse zum Planen und Konstruieren mit Glas, von der Geschichte über technische Grundlagen bis zu den innovativsten Einsatzmöglichkeiten.

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