- Barry Truax, World Soundscape Project
Handbook for Acoustic Ecology
Acoustic Research Centre Publications, Vancouver, B.C., 1978, Paper, , , Very Good /
xiv, 171 pp. Octavo. Slight wear to wraps, previous owner’s signature, else very good. Contents: Preface (R. Murray Schafer); Introduction (Barry Truax); Notes on the Handbook and its Use; A Comparison of the Terminology of Six Acoustic Disciplines; A Request (John Grayson); A Handbook for Acoustic Ecology. Appendix A. Abbreviations, B. Units, C. Comparison of Tuning Systems and Frequency Equivalents, D. Conversion from Power or Voltage Ratios to Decibels, E. Examples of Critical Bandwidth, F. Loudness Summation.