Practitioner"s guide to tilt-up concrete construction
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Published by ACI International in Farmington Hills, MI .
Written in English


  • Precast concrete construction.,
  • Reinforced concrete construction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTilt-up concrete construction
StatementAmerican Concrete Institute ; [editor, Franklin S. Kurtz].
ContributionsKurtz, Franklin S., American Concrete Institute.
LC ClassificationsTA683.7 .P73 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination245 p. :
Number of Pages245
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19444301M

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