Introduction to Concrete and Masonry


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Introduction to Concrete and Masonry
1010401Introduction to Concrete and MasonryConcrete and masonry are two of the most widely used building materials in the world. Brick and stone structures date back to pre-historic times, and it is the durability of these materials which assured the survival of such architectural relics for thousands of years.Concrete and masonry are almost always a part of contemporary residential construction. From simple, low-income housing with poured concrete slabs or foundations, to high-end custom residences with masonry veneers and elaborate carved or cast stone decorative eleme…
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Christine Beall: Masonry and Concrete. Introduction to Concrete and Masonry, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2001), AccessEngineering Export