Architectural Terra Cotta and Ceramic Veneer in the United States Prior to World War II: A History of Its Development and an Analysis of Its Deterioration Problems and Possible Repair Methodologies

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Columbia University, 1981 - Architecture - 706 pages
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Abstract
INTRODUCTION l
MANUFACTURING TERRA COTTA AND CERAMIC VENEER
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