4 edition of Wood engineering in the 21st century found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Other titles||Wood engineering in the twenty-first century|
|Statement||edited by Kenneth J. Fridley.|
|Contributions||Fridley, Kenneth J., 1963-, American Society of Civil Engineers., Structures Congress (15th : 1997 : Portland, Or.)|
|LC Classifications||TA666 .W633 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 157 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||157|
|LC Control Number||97031342|
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