Building science for a cold climate

by Neil B. Hutcheon

Publisher: Wiley in Toronto, Chichester

Written in English
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  • Building -- Cold weather conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementNeil B. Hutcheon, Gustav O.P. Handegord.
ContributionsHandegord, Gustav O. P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTH153
The Physical Object
Paginationxv,440p. :
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21469745M
ISBN 100471797634

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