Asphalt: Its Composition, Properties and Uses
by Ralph Newton Traxler
Publisher: Reinhold Pub. Corp. 1961
Number of pages: 294
A short review on the composition, properties, and applications of asphalt. The aim has been to present briefly the essential points. Attention is given to the manufacture of asphalt, the forms in which it is used, and finally its important applications.
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by Tony Wayne
This text discusses some of the principles involved in the design of a roller coaster. It is intended for the middle or high school teacher, and physics students. Many of the concepts can be applied to topics other than roller coasters.
- American Wood Council
The book presents technical data that will be helpful to architects, engineers and builders. It covers the principles of design, construction details, and requirements for the plank-and-beam method of framing, including span and load tables.
- National Academies Press
The edited papers and discussions of a research correlation conference. From the table of contents: Architectural Design; Technology of Building with Masonry; Research and New Technical Developments; Costs and Maintenance; Building Type Analysis.
by George Hool, Nathan C. Johnson - McGraw-Hill
This handbook has been prepared to make available the best of present day knowledge concerning concrete and reinforced concrete and to present complete data and details for the design and construction of the principal types of concrete structures.