High Steel

Building the Bridges Across San Francisco Bay by Richard H. Dillon

Publisher: Celestial Arts

Written in English
Cover of: High Steel | Richard H. Dillon
Published: Pages: 176 Downloads: 103
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Subjects:

  • Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building,
  • Technology,
  • Bridge Engineering,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Engineering - Civil,
  • History - General

Edition Notes

ContributionsThomas Moulin (Editor), Don Denevi (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8217699M
ISBN 100890878595
ISBN 109780890878590
OCLC/WorldCa39891322

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