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Forming economical concrete buildings proceedings of the Third International Conference by International Conference on "Forming Economical Concrete Buildings." (3rd 1988 Dallas, Tex.)

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Published by American Concrete Institute in Detroit .
Written in English


  • Building construction -- Costs -- Congresses.,
  • Concrete construction -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementRamon J. Cook, editor.
SeriesACI -- SP-107, Publication (American Concrete Institute) -- 107
ContributionsCook, Ramon J., ACI Committee 347--Formwork for Concrete.
LC ClassificationsTA680 .I55 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 202 p. :
Number of Pages202
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21857746M

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