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innovative uses of concrete by engineers and architects

F. Newby

innovative uses of concrete by engineers and architects

the era of the proprietary reinforcing systems

by F. Newby

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Published by Historic Transport .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementF. Newby, M.A. Cantab and M.N. Bussell.
SeriesHistoric Concrete -- August/November 1996
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17091948M

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