Designer"s guide to building construction and systems for residential and commercial structures

  • 136 Pages
  • 4.19 MB
  • English
Prentice Hall , Boston
Mechanical equipment, Buildings, Design and construction, Environmental engineering, Electric equi
StatementTreena Crochet ; illustrated by David Vleck
ContributionsVleck, David
LC ClassificationsTH6014 .C76 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 136 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24885127M
ISBN 100132414287
ISBN 139780132414289
LC Control Number2011004922

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