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The Resource Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900, edited by Robert Thorne

Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900, edited by Robert Thorne

Label
Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900
Title
Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Thorne
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thorne, Robert
Series statement
Studies in the history of civil engineering
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iron, Structural
  • Steel, Structural
  • Building, Iron and steel
  • Bridges, Iron and steel
  • Civil engineering
Label
Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900, edited by Robert Thorne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • General Editor's Preface
  • Introduction
  • Pt. I.
  • Iron Construction - Crystal Palace and After
  • 1.
  • Some structural problems encountered in the building of the Crystal Palace of 1851/
  • Tom F. Peters
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Boat Store, Sheerness (1858-60) and its place in structural history/
  • A. W. Skempton
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Bogardus revisited: Part I: The iron fronts and Part II: The iron towers/
  • Turpin C. Bannister
  • p. 49
  • 4.
  • development of fireproof construction in Great Britain and the United States in the nineteenth century/
  • Sarah Wermiel
  • p. 69
  • Pt. II.
  • Bridges and Exhibition Buildings
  • 5.
  • development and use of the tubular beam, 1830-1860/
  • Stanley Smith
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Surviving cast- and wrought-iron bridges in America/
  • Eric Deloney
  • p. 129
  • 7.
  • designing of the Eads Bridge/
  • John A. Kouwenhoven
  • p. 161
  • 8.
  • Tay Rail Bridge centenary: some notes on its construction, 1882-87/
  • J. S. Shipway
  • p. 195
  • 9.
  • Forth Railway Bridge centenary, 1890-1990: some notes on its design/
  • J. S. Shipway
  • p. 217
  • 10.
  • L'entreprise Eiffel/
  • Bertrand Lemoine
  • p. 247
  • 11.
  • Galerie des Machines of the 1889 Paris world's fair/
  • John W. Stamper
  • p. 261
  • Pt. III.
  • Advent of Steel-Framed Construction
  • 12.
  • two centuries of technical evolution underlying the skyscraper/
  • Carl W. Condit
  • p. 285
  • 13.
  • Toward a better understanding of the evolution of the iron skeleton frame in Chicago/
  • G. R. Larson
  • R. M. Geraniotis
  • p. 299
  • 14.
  • Steelwork in building: thirty years' progress/
  • S. Bylander
  • p. 309
  • 15.
  • Steel frame architecture versus the London Building Regulations: Selfridges, the Ritz, and America technology/
  • Jeanne C. Lawerence
  • p. 339
  • Index.
  • p. 363
Control code
980000102912
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 378 p
Isbn
9780860787594
Lccn
lc00102912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Structural iron and steel, 1850-1900, edited by Robert Thorne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • General Editor's Preface
  • Introduction
  • Pt. I.
  • Iron Construction - Crystal Palace and After
  • 1.
  • Some structural problems encountered in the building of the Crystal Palace of 1851/
  • Tom F. Peters
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Boat Store, Sheerness (1858-60) and its place in structural history/
  • A. W. Skempton
  • p. 17
  • 3.
  • Bogardus revisited: Part I: The iron fronts and Part II: The iron towers/
  • Turpin C. Bannister
  • p. 49
  • 4.
  • development of fireproof construction in Great Britain and the United States in the nineteenth century/
  • Sarah Wermiel
  • p. 69
  • Pt. II.
  • Bridges and Exhibition Buildings
  • 5.
  • development and use of the tubular beam, 1830-1860/
  • Stanley Smith
  • p. 93
  • 6.
  • Surviving cast- and wrought-iron bridges in America/
  • Eric Deloney
  • p. 129
  • 7.
  • designing of the Eads Bridge/
  • John A. Kouwenhoven
  • p. 161
  • 8.
  • Tay Rail Bridge centenary: some notes on its construction, 1882-87/
  • J. S. Shipway
  • p. 195
  • 9.
  • Forth Railway Bridge centenary, 1890-1990: some notes on its design/
  • J. S. Shipway
  • p. 217
  • 10.
  • L'entreprise Eiffel/
  • Bertrand Lemoine
  • p. 247
  • 11.
  • Galerie des Machines of the 1889 Paris world's fair/
  • John W. Stamper
  • p. 261
  • Pt. III.
  • Advent of Steel-Framed Construction
  • 12.
  • two centuries of technical evolution underlying the skyscraper/
  • Carl W. Condit
  • p. 285
  • 13.
  • Toward a better understanding of the evolution of the iron skeleton frame in Chicago/
  • G. R. Larson
  • R. M. Geraniotis
  • p. 299
  • 14.
  • Steelwork in building: thirty years' progress/
  • S. Bylander
  • p. 309
  • 15.
  • Steel frame architecture versus the London Building Regulations: Selfridges, the Ritz, and America technology/
  • Jeanne C. Lawerence
  • p. 339
  • Index.
  • p. 363
Control code
980000102912
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxxi, 378 p
Isbn
9780860787594
Lccn
lc00102912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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