Skyscrapers and High Rises

Skyscrapers and High Rises

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This work includes a brief history of skyscrapers as well as chapters on elevators and communications, facades and facing, mechanical and electrical systems, forces of nature, and much more.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 203 x 254mm
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0765681986
  • 9780765681980

Table of contents

About Frameworks; Chapter One: A Brief History of Skyscrapers; Chapter Two: Structural Steel; Chapter Three: Elevators and Communications; Chapter Four: Facades and Facing; Chapter Five: Mechanical and Electrical Systems; Chapter Six: Forces of Nature; Chapter Seven: Skyscraper Demolitions and Disasters.
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