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Introduction to concrete

D. E. Shirley

Introduction to concrete

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Published by Cement and Concrete Association in Slough .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Concrete.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.E. Shirley.
    SeriesCement and Concrete Association publication -- 45.028
    ContributionsCement and Concrete Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTA439
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18497448M
    ISBN 10072101318X

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