Buildings And Structures Of American Railroads

Author: Walter G. Berg
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9781330643532
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The Publishers Trade List Annual

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Full-sized reprints of pages selected from the original Railroad Cyclopedias and
Dictionaries and from other source books. ... 7-BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES
ARCHITECTS AND ... 88 pp., 814" x 1114", 1973 reprint ISBN 0-912318-34-1
Paper $ 4.50 CLASSIC RAILROAD BOOK REPRINTS Complete superb reprints
of scarce ...

The Railway Engineer

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The above description does not quite accurately fit any important railway in this
country though, but for the reference to “ a ... It is, however, very gratifying to read
that “a large “ American railway shop could profit greatly in the refinement " and ...
This book, which was published in 1911, has reached us rather late, but is
nevertheless of very great interest to the ... \Ve quite agree with the author that the
history of engineering is quite as worthy of attention as is the history of
architecture ...

Handbook Of International Bridge Engineering

Author: Wai-Fah Chen
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439810303
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The book examines the use of different materials for each region, including stone, timber, concrete, steel, and composite. It examines various bridge types, including slab, girder, segmental, truss, arch, suspension, and cable-stayed.

Inventors At Work

Author: George Iles
Publisher: Arkose Press
ISBN: 9781345829594
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it.

The Visible Hand

Author: Alfred D. Chandler Jr.
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674940529
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Examines the processes of production and distribution in the U.S. and the ways in which their management has become increasingly systematized The role of large-scale business enterprise-big business and its managers-during the formative ...

Metropolitan Corridor

Author: John R. Stilgoe
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300034813
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An engaging and delightfully illustrated account of the impact of railroads on the American built environment and on American culture from the last decades of the nineteenth century to the 1930's.