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Published by Institute for Research in Construction in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Building -- Cold weather conditions.,
  • Buildings -- Environmental engineering.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementNeil B. Hutcheon, Gustav O.P. Handegord.
ContributionsHandegord, G. O.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTH153 .H78 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 440 p. :
Number of Pages440
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21296495M
ISBN 100969436602
OCLC/WorldCa21675666

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