Laurie Baker Truth in Architecture
Atul Deulgaonkar wrote this book in Marathi nearly two decades ago. It was reprinted 19 times. Taking the assistance of architect and photographer, Joginder Singh the book is now available in English.
Laurie Baker needs no introduction. He is regarded as the father of green architecture in India. He used building materials very economically and made homes both aesthetically beautiful and functionally comfortable. Essentially he incorporated the principles of harmony of nature in his designs. The book contains a large collection of photographs of Baker’s buildings - each of them an architectural masterpiece. Besides explaining the techniques that Baker used the book also contains letters and interviews from the master himself.