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Materials of construction, their manufacture and properties. by Adelbert Philo Mills

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English


  • Building materials

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ContributionsRader, Lloyd Forrest, 1902-,
LC ClassificationsTA403 M65 1946
The Physical Object
Number of Pages564
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21314489M

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