A Handy Book for the Calculation of Strains in Girders and Similar Structures: And Their Strength; Consisting of Formulæ and Corresponding Diagrams, with Numerous Details for Practical Application, Etc. Etc (Google eBook)

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C. Lockwood & Son, 1891 - Strains and stresses - 71 pages
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