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DIEDRICH. The Theory of Strains, a Compendium
for the calculation and construction of Bridges, Roofs, and Cranes, with the application of Trigonometrical Notes, containing the most comprehensive information in regard to the Resulting strains for a permanent Load, as also for a combined (Permanent and Rolling) Load In two sections, adadted to the requirements of the present time. By John Diedrich, 0. E. Illustrated by numerous plates and diagrams, 8vo, cloth....
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$5 oo STONEY. The Theory of Strains in Girders and simi
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15 oo SHREVE. A Treatise on the Strength of Bridges and
Roofs. Comprising the determination of Algebraic formulas for strains in Horizontal, Inclined or Rafter, Triangular, Bowstring, Lenticular and other Trusses, from fixed and moving loads, with practical applicatioi and examples, for the use of Students and Engineers. By Samuel H. Shreve, A. M., Civil Engineer. 87 wood cut illustrations. 8vo, cloth......
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method of calculating strains in Trusses, with a careful comparison of the most prominent Trusses, in reference to economy in combination, etc., etc. Ву Brevet. Col. William E. Merrill, U. S. A., Major Corps of Engineers, with nine lithographed plates of Illustrations. 4to, cloth...
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