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Concrete achievements

Gordon Symes

Concrete achievements

a survey of work completed

by Gordon Symes

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by (Newman Neame in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Peter Lind and Co. Ltd. to commemorate their fortieth anniversary ... 1955.
ContributionsLind (Peter and Co. Ltd)
The Physical Object
Pagination56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19251209M

  According to Robert Greenburger’s book The Technology of Ancient China, the Chinese were using iron plows to till farm fields as far back as the 6th Century B.C. But a . The Romans built long durable bridges. Many of their bridges still stand today. They used stone and concrete to build their bridges and used the arch as the basic architectural feature to make them strong. The largest Roman bridge ever built was the Trajan bridge over the river Danube. It was over feet long and 62 feet high.

Guardian Cities celebrates the aesthetic and social achievements of concrete, while investigating its innumerable harms, to learn what we can all do today to bring about a less grey world. Purchase Concrete Materials - 2nd Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ,

Concrete # of the series (this is what the back cover says but there seem to be only eight issues) I wish there really was a complete Concrete that was complete - I've been trying to find all the short stories, mini-series, etc. but libraries are now at an end. It seems like the more current the Concrete story, the harder it is to get.4/5(35). Concrete is a comic book series created and written by Paul Chadwick and published by Dark Horse Comics.. The character's first appearance is Dark Horse Presents #1 (July, ). The eponymous central character is a normal man whose brain was transplanted into a large, stone body by aliens, and who lives an extraordinary life on Earth following his escape.. The Concrete series focuses on realism.


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