Civil Engineering as Applied in Construction
Longmans, Green, 1902 - 624 Seiten
This volume brings together a concise treatment of the various branches of constructive civil engineering.
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Seite 17 - WEBB.— CELESTIAL OBJECTS FOR COMMON TELESCOPES. By the Rev. TW WEBB, MA, FRAS Fifth Edition, Revised and greatly Enlarged by the Rev. TE ESPIN, MA, FRAS (Two Volumes.) Vol. I., with Portrait and a Reminiscence of the Author, 2 Plates, and numerous Illustrations.
Seite 32 - NOTES OF A COURSE OF NINE LECTURES ON LIGHT, delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 1869. Crown 8vo. , is. 6d. -NOTES OF A COURSE OF SEVEN LECTURES ON ELECTRICAL PHENOMENA AND THEORIES, delivered at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, 1870.
Seite 17 - A NEW STAR ATLAS, for the Library, the School, and the Observatory, in Twelve Circular Maps (with Two Index Plates). Intended as a Companion to 'Webb's Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes.
Seite 17 - Our Place among Infinities: A Series of Essays contrasting our Little Abode in Space and Time with the Infinities Around us.
Seite 18 - HALF-HOURS WITH THE STARS: a Plain and Easy Guide to the Knowledge of the Constellations. Showing in 12 Maps the position ol the principal Star-Groups night after night throughout the year. With Introduction and a separate Explanation of each Map. True for every Year.
Seite 27 - A TREATISE ON THE DISEASES OF THE SHEEP; being a Manual of Ovine Pathology for the use of Veterinary Practitioners and Students. With Coloured Plate and 99 Woodcuts. 8vo., 121.
Seite 27 - Works by AUGUSTUS D. WALLER, MD, Lecturer on Physiology at St. Mary's Hospital Medical School, London ; late External Examiner at the Victorian University. AN INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY. Third Edition, Revised.
Seite 21 - AND WRIGHT— THE DISEASES OF CHILDREN, MEDICAL AND SURGICAL. By HENRY ASHBY, MD, Lond., FRCP, Physician to the General Hospital for Sick Children, Manchester; and GA WRIGHT, BA, MB Oxon.
Seite 32 - Vol. I.— The Constitution of Nature— Radiation— On Radiant Heat in Relation to the Colour and Chemical Constitution of Bodies — New Chemical Reactions produced by Light — On Dust and Disease — Voyage to Algeria to observe the Eclipse — Niagara — The Parallel Roads of Glen Roy — Alpine Sculpture — Recent Experiments on FogSignals—On the Study of Physics— On Crystalline and Slaty Cleavage— On Paramagnetic and Diamagnetic Forces — Physical Basis of Solar Chemistry...