An introduction to the fire protection of steel
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An introduction to the fire protection of steel by D. A. Elliott

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Published by Constrado in Croydon .
Written in English


  • Building, Fireproof.,
  • Steel Structural.

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Edition Notes

StatementD.A. Elliott.
LC ClassificationsTH1065
The Physical Object
Pagination24p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22578228M
ISBN 100862000319

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