Modern Masonry: Natural Stone and Clay Products
Publisher: National Academies Press 1956
Number of pages: 177
The edited papers and discussions of a research correlation conference. From the table of contents: Architectural Design; Technology of Building with Masonry; Research and New Technical Developments; Costs and Maintenance; Building Type Analysis.
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