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Published by Taylor & Francis in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Aggregates (Building materials),
  • Concrete

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMark Alexander & Sidney Mindess.
SeriesModern concrete technology series ;, v. 13
ContributionsMindess, Sidney.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA441 .A38 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3393520M
ISBN 100415258391
LC Control Number2005003791

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