Bridges

Bridges

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Baker & Taylor
From the enduring masonry of imperial Rome and delicate wooden structures of ancient Japan, to the great steel constructions of the present day, this illustrated study celebrates the development of bridge technology. 20,000 first printing.

Book News
An aesthetic and engineering celebration of 100 great bridges of the world. Hundreds of fine color plates, extensive captions and textual elucidation of practice and principles with details of location, erection date, materials, and dimensions. Many line drawings elucidate mechanics and dimensions. Neglects machinery used in movable bridges, and most glaring the Europa Bridge (indeed Brown has largely ignored Austrian work). Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.

Baker
& Taylor

From the enduring masonry of imperial Rome and the delicate wooden structures of ancient Japan, to the great steel constructions of the present day, this illustrated study celebrates the development of bridge technology

Publisher: New York : Macmillan ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, 1993
ISBN: 9780025174559
002517455X
Branch Call Number: 624.2 BROWN
Characteristics: 176 pages : illustrations, (some color) ; 29 cm
Notes: Includes index

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