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Roof construction for dwellings

C. N. Mindham

Roof construction for dwellings

by C. N. Mindham

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Published by Collins, distributed in the U.S.A. by Sheridan House in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Roofs -- Design and construction,
  • Framing (Building)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC.N. Mindham ; foreword by Jack A. Baird.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH2393 .M63 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 161 p. :
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2331963M
    ISBN 100003832155
    LC Control Number86220147

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