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April 13, 2010 | History
Cover of: Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900 by edited by Robert Thorne.

Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900

Published by Ashgate/Variorum in Aldershot [Engand], Burlington, VT .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Some structural problems encountered in the building of the Crystal Palace of 1851 / Tom F. Peters
The Boat Store, Sheerness (1858-60) and its place in structural history / A.W. Skempton
Bogardus revisited, part I: the iron fronts and part II: the iron towers / Turpin C. Bannister
The development of fireproof construction in Great Britain and the United States in the nineteenth century / Sarah Wermiel
The development and use of the tubular beam 1830-1860 / Stanley Smith
Surviving cast- and wrought-iron bridges in America / Eric Deloney
The designing of the Eads Bridge / John A. Kouwenhoven
Tay Rail Bridge centenary : some notes on its construction, 1882-87 / J.S. Shipway
The Forth Railway Bridge centenary, 1890-1990 : some notes on its design / J.S. Shipway
L'entreprise Eiffel / Bertrand Lemoine
The Galerie des Machines of the 1889 Paris world's fair / John W. Stamper
The two centuries of technical evolution underlying the skyscraper / Carl W. Condit
Toward a better understanding of the evolution of the iron skeleton frame in Chicago / G.R. Larson and R.M. Geraniotis
Steelwork in building : thirty years' progress / S. Bylander
Steel frame architecture versus the London Building regulations : Selfridges, the Ritz and America technology / Jeanne C. Lawrence.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series Studies in the history of civil engineering -- v. 10.


Dewey Decimal Class 624.1/821
Library of Congress TA684 .S7866 2000

The Physical Object

Pagination xxxi, 378 p. :
Number of pages 378

ID Numbers

Open Library OL19060908M
ISBN 10 0860787591
LC Control Number 00102912
OCLC/WorldCat 44184584


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