Construction Materials

Construction Materials

Types, Uses, and Applications

Book - 1991
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An up-to-date revision of the successful, single-source handbook on construction materials. This comprehensive reference covers all currently-used materials from abrasives to zirconium. Contains new data, tables and illustrations.

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Updated to reflect the development of new materials and older materials no longer in use, this edition presents information on nearly every type of material used in construction and architecture (some 2,000 materials in all). The alphabetical arrangement offers an overview of materials, with illustrations depicting uses, plus charts and tables with information on sizes and dimensions, specifications, standards, codes, and other requirements. All measurements include metric equivalents as well as the standard measurements used in the US. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Publisher: Wiley, c1991
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780471851455
Branch Call Number: 691 Hor 91


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