Asphalt: Its Composition, Properties and Uses
by Ralph Newton Traxler
Publisher: Reinhold Pub. Corp. 1961
Number of pages: 294
A short review on the composition, properties, and applications of asphalt. The aim has been to present briefly the essential points. Attention is given to the manufacture of asphalt, the forms in which it is used, and finally its important applications.
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