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The tower and the bridge

the new art of structural engineering

by David P. Billington

  • 39 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridges,
  • Torens,
  • Towers,
  • Design and construction,
  • Structural engineering,
  • Bruggen (weg- en waterbouw)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid P. Billington
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA636 .B54 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 306 p. :
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24750281M
    ISBN 10069102393X
    ISBN 109780691023939
    LC Control Number85042667
    OCLC/WorldCa13103298

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