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Building Performance

Function, Preservation, and Rehabilitation (Astm Special Technical Publication// Stp)

by G. Davis

  • 324 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Astm Intl .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Building inspection,
  • Buildings,
  • Building Engineering (General),
  • Congresses,
  • Protection,
  • Repair and reconstruction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7904567M
    ISBN 100803104588
    ISBN 109780803104587


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