Concrete Engineers' Handbook
by George Hool, Nathan C. Johnson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill 1918
Number of pages: 929
This handbook has been prepared to make available in concise form the best of present day knowledge concerning concrete and reinforced concrete and to present complete data and details, as well as numerous tables and diagrams, for the design and construction of the principal types of concrete structures.
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