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Top Customer Reviews: Reinforced Concrete ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 27 ratings
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback If you are the student of civil engineering and doing the concrete creation reinforced in university (leave faces it, in some signal you to you will be) then ossia a book partorisca you! You will find excellent has has done examples partorisca beams, columns, slabs and more reinforced concrete elements. It can not have completed (or it has comprised!) Some of the mine coursework with out a help of this book, reason Eurocode 2 is so only like this enormous his hard to know where partorisca begin. They are now the engineer of graduate and my copy maintains the base of my laws of office - I still is using! An excellent reference partorisca use jointly with EC2. Highly you recommend!
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback has Bought this like the student as it has them has had to that, now laws like an engineer and is taken 'often loaned' of my office for another blokes in an office. Invaluable In a creation of the concrete structures and some examples are really good to follow is having an out of day quite the concrete bible.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback Like the chartered structural engineer a transmission of British Regular familiarity the Eurocode takes determination. This book is one drives excellent - and possess for a row of full experience - of the novice to the user Regulates experienced British. - Before class!
5 / 5
Formed: Paperback had been them thinking partorisca buy this book of long time and bought it finally reason his gain studying cement. Really I require this book partorisca my dissertation and concrete form. You cant find better pound that this a the supposition. It gives clear comprising of a subject and examples etc.

strongly recommend this book especially partorisca civil engineers. Types of good regime
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback a book was delievered quickly. This in spite of does not look completly new. A coverage there have been a lot of scratches on and also the book was bent slightly in some zones
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback rids Very good. They are by train of the find Very useful. If you are the student and doing the civil engineering or you are doing in an industry will require this reserves the plot. It is absolutely he values partorisca buy.
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback rids Really useful, highly recommend
4 / 5
Formed: Paperback the book Adds partorisca transitioning of BS 8110 to EC 2.
4 / 5
If you are the student of civil engineering and doing the concrete creation reinforced in university (leave faces it, in some signal you to you will be) then ossia a book partorisca you! You will find excellent has has done examples partorisca beams, columns, slabs and more reinforced concrete elements. It can not have completed (or it has comprised!) Some of the mine coursework with out a help of this book, reason Eurocode 2 is so only like this enormous his hard to know where partorisca begin. They are now the engineer of graduate and my copy maintains the base of my laws of office - I still is using! An excellent reference partorisca use jointly with EC2. Highly you recommend!
5 / 5
Like the chartered structural engineer a transmission of British Regular familiarity the Eurocode takes determination. This book is one drives excellent - and possess for a row of full experience - of the novice to the user Regulates experienced British. - Before class!
5 / 5
Has bought this like the student as it has them has had to that, now laws like an engineer and is taken 'often loaned' of my office for another blokes in an office. Invaluable In a creation of the concrete structures and some examples are really good to follow is having an out of day quite the concrete bible.
5 / 5
Had been thinking to buy this book of long time and bought it finally reason his gain studying cement. Really I require this book for my dissertation and concrete form. You cant find better pound that this a the supposition. It gives clear comprising of a @@subject and examples etc.

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4 / 5
a book was delievered quickly. This in spite of does not look completly new. A coverage has had a lot of scratches on and also the book was bent slightly in some describes
5 / 5
reserve Very good. They are by train of the find Very useful. If you are the student and doing the civil engineering or you are doing in an industry will require this reserves the plot. It is absolutely he values to buy.
4 / 5
Rid add partorisca all practising structural engineers.
5 / 5
Very complete and easy to follow, although I have found the pair of calculations that gives results very different to other methods of calculation (incl. Hand calcs and software like TEDDS)
5 / 5
could not have completed a majority of mine coursework without this book and the recommend to any one studying civil/structural engineering.
4 / 5
One the majority of drive informative and concise to RC the design of structures - has done a lot of examples with explanations and more. Reading a EC2 so only would not take you calm has been want to - this reserves helped to bear me comprise some really difficult subjects of EC2.
5 / 5
The book adds, recommended highly for civil engineers!
5 / 5
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5 / 5
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4 / 5
Very very partorisca general cement. It would like to see material more qualitative in sliding and lateral load creation partorisca foundations this in spite of.
5 / 5
Thinks that is a better book partorisca use to draw simple things in cements to EC2
4 / 5
A very good text book partorisca draw the concrete structures have reinforced according to EC2.
Some examples have used is clear and precise.
4 / 5
Has bought this based in some súper recommendations, the thought helps plots with my concrete class.

Left to begin to say that no concrete flavour. I am studying Civil Engineering but I structures of hate; I want to hydraulics and all water of the things has related. Any I am not stupid, am upper of my class has begun of then in university, am going to fourth year now. So only any like him To them the structures, is like this boring and uninspired. Ossia My opinion , is how is mine.

...Emotional on. Has thinks that that this book would help me take by means of cement. Fact and he the no. Is very partorisca the little basic creation principles, but finally does not help at all... The things have not been explained clearly and the information has not been easy to look on based in some Contents or Indication. The concrete creation was based obviously strongly in formulae in of the tables, but was so only like this last to find a pertinent some in here, has finalised that it has to that write on my own booklet partorisca assist me. I KNOW that a precise information is in here, is so only ridiculously hard to find (And has read yes cover to cover - I was fearful of cement).
5 / 5
This pound taken by means of the multiple tasks as helped me partorisca comprise things that has not been covered in depth in class. It dread them keys are explained simply and one has done the examples are easy to follow.
5 / 5
Rids a lot well with a lot of examples. It follows British Level.

Top Customer Reviews: Tower Bridge: ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 3 ratings
4 / 5 Deidre
Bought like the present of anniversary partorisca my brother. It looks the a lot of interesting and there is detailed bed.
5 / 5 Zane
Superbly Illustrated and the wealth of knowledge and some images and original plans of construction
5 / 5 Rosaline
the Lovely pictures but has expected takes more detail in an engineering of a bridge.

Top Customer Reviews: Why Buildings Fall ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 20 ratings
5 / 5 Earnestine
Formed: Paperback Like my description of another book, Because the edifices Maintain , this was the a lot of interesting, informative, and involving read. You are recommended of one of mine lecturers of Civil Engineering, and has not been disappointed. If any one is ailing of the reservations of engineering partorisca suck an entertainment out of a subject, strongly suggest give to read this book tries it.
5 / 5 Evalyn
Formed: Paperback Good balance of history and practical information that says.
4 / 5 Ema
Formed: Paperback one of my favourite books often spent partorisca fellow, explains the common complexes subject and his consequences simply - the must partorisca an engineer that aspires
4 / 5 Yanira
Formed: Paperback Better estimate at the same time partorisca my edges those who is interested in Civil Engineering.
4 / 5 Dylan
Formed: Paperback has been attacked by a title of this book.
Has bought he partorisca to my edges likes him one of his presents navideos. You are pleased partorisca receive it.
4 / 5 Serina
Formed: Hardcover Excellent explanations with clear diagrams.
5 / 5 Erick
Formed: Hardcover An excellent book and adds and-bayer
4 / 5 Bennett
Formed: Paperback Strictly that pause, a subject is because structures partorisca fall but a title is an unavoidable consequence of Salvadori leading work -- Reason the structures Fall' deserves to five indication partorisca star so it is both enjoyable and educational.
5 / 5 Polly
Formed: Hardcover Such is our morbid fascination that this book is inevitably more attractive that one has called &8220;Because the edifices Remain On&8221;. This has said, thinks has not learnt so only more in the structural engineering that would have done of the positive counterpart, but has learnt also vastly more on some other factors, human and natural, this flu a definite success or the fault of structures.
A book is based in a same material like late 1990s seriis of television of a same name, and that has looked that serious a lot of some accidents and the subjects were mine familiarised. An advantage of a book is a capacity to digest information in your own speed and inform behind to the earliest pages, but has to that be said that a serious of television has communicated some of some better subjects, helped by animate map and for a better mutual support of both pictures and narrative.
Each chapter takes the subject, if the human factor like a law, the type of construction like a dome, or the cause of failure likes tiredness of metal, and then illustrates some subjects for consideration of the number of studios of chances, frequently comprising some remarkable successes as well as dramatic failures. In a chance of failures a book always tries to value both a practical cause, and also causes very human, impact and implications.
A book is writing a lot well , in an accessible fashion sustained for some apndice useful in of the principles of structural engineering. This in spite of, sometimes some drawings of simple line and verbal descriptions of structures the gentleman&8217;t directs partorisca communicate the full understanding, and illustrations more sophisticated could have helped.
Mario Salvadori has died in 1997 (in a good age of 90), and a surviving author, Matthys Crowbar has update a book in 2002. My feelings in an update am mixed: a chapter on terrorism, finalising with a collapse of some turns of Centre of Trade of New York on September 11th 2001 is excellent; but reason has done an author does not recognise a brilliant success of endeavours partorisca stabilise a Tower partorisca Sustain of Steps in some late 1990s?
In general sincerely recommends this book to any with the serious interest or place in structural engineering, and a very complex and the natural human issues which influence it.
5 / 5 Marilee
As my description of another book, Because the edifices Maintain , this was the a lot of interesting, informative, and involving read. You are recommended of one of mine lecturers of Civil Engineering, and has not been disappointed. If any one is ailing of the reservations of engineering partorisca suck an entertainment out of a subject, strongly suggest give to read this book tries it.
5 / 5 Tamica
Good balance of history and practical information that says.
5 / 5 Lavonda
One of my favourite books often spent partorisca fellow, explains the common complexes @@subject and his consequences simply - the must partorisca an engineer that aspires
4 / 5 Danyel
has been attacked by a title of this book.
Has bought he partorisca to my edges likes him one of his presents navideños. You are pleased partorisca receive it.
4 / 5 Lynette
Better estimate at the same time partorisca my edges those who is interested in Civil Engineering.
4 / 5 Errol
Strictly that pause, a subject is because structures partorisca fall but a title is an unavoidable consequence of Salvadori leading work -- 'Reason the edifices Stand up'. This later publication could be described like the compendium of disasters with a house in edifices like this ancient and modern, and bridges of some spent a recent plus. Each chapter directs appearances or of the different chances of the failure and a text is accompanied for numerous hand-sketch partorisca draw that, although rudimentary, is an extremely effective visual aid partorisca comprise. Partorisca That look for the deepest recognition of some subjects has directed, there is four apêndices useful that whilst more technical, will not be the challenge to a half reader.

Some authors' has there has been sucedidos in his intention partorisca explain the structural failures dipped the tongue and a book also would owe that be recommended reading partorisca a structural engineer younger and architect. A prophecy that that does not learn of some deceptions of a past am allocated partorisca repeat them there is the definite resonance partorisca line of the structures and is unfortunate that advance in computing and technologies of the materials have not deleted an occurrence of failures.

This book is probably more read in of the phases otherwise has the danger of @@tiredness of disaster, but thinks any with an interest in this subject will enjoy a content and obtain the best comprising of reason the structures was missing. There is very other technical subjects that it could profits of this approximation to enlightening a no-professional, but unfortunately to to authors likes him to him Levy and Savadori looks of pocolos and far go in.

In my opinion, 'Reason the structures Fall' deserves to five indication partorisca star so it is both enjoyable and educational.
5 / 5 Sharon
Such is our morbid fascination that this book is inevitably more attractive that one has called &8220;Reason the edifices Remain On&8221;. This has said, thinks has not learnt so only more in the structural engineering that would have done of the positive counterpart, but has learnt also vastly more on some other factors, human and natural, this flu a definite success or the fault of structures.
A book is based in a same material like late @@@1990s seriáis of television of a same name, and that has looked that serious a lot of some accidents and the subjects were mine familiarised. An advantage of a book is a capacity to digest information in your own speed and inform behind to the earliest pages, but has to that be said that a serious of television has communicated some of some better subjects, helped by animate map and for a better mutual support of both pictures and narrative.
Each chapter takes the subject, if the human factor like a law, the type of construction like a dome, or the cause of failure likes @@tiredness of metal, and then illustrates some subjects for consideration of the number of studios of chances, frequently comprising some remarkable successes as well as dramatic failures. In a chance of failures a book always tries to value both a practical cause, and also causes very human, impact and implications.
A book is writing a lot well , in an accessible fashion sustained for some apêndice useful in of the principles of structural engineering. This in spite of, sometimes some drawings of simple line and verbal descriptions of structures the gentleman&8217;t directs partorisca communicate the full understanding, and illustrations more sophisticated could have helped.
Mario Salvadori has died in 1997 (in a good age of 90), and a surviving author, Matthys Crowbar has update a book in 2002. My feelings in an update am mixed: a chapter on terrorism, finalising with a collapse of some turns of Centre of Trade of New York on September 11th 2001 is excellent; but reason has done an author does not recognise a brilliant success of endeavours partorisca stabilise a Tower partorisca Sustain of Steps in some late @@@1990s?
In general sincerely recommends this book to any with the serious interest or place in structural engineering, and a very complex and the natural human issues which influence it.
4 / 5 Pia
Writing in the fashion that will maintain both technical and no technical readers entertained, some authors speak a reader by means of a different chapaters in in the light and friendly way. A book explains some roots for behind several structural failures of entities often that aim that some questions were deeper that rooster of simple engineering ups and could be located behind the politics, financial or poor management decicions. Have enjoyed a plentiful hand-held sketch that explains some different failures although the suspect the no the engineer could benefit of any real photograph which would do the clearest things.

Has found this very better that is predecessor 'Reason the edifices Stand up' that was bit it too imprecise partorisca mine in pleasant. Material Salvadori paste a nail in a boss with his quote of his mother in law with which read 'Reason the edifices Stand up' - 'This is well, but would be them interested partorisca read much more reason fallen' - And was a lot.
5 / 5 Kandice
This book is partorisca follow it until Mario Salvadori is 'Reason the edifices Stand up' and unfortunately suffers some same weaknesses.

Like his drawings of the line of the predecessor is used when photographs of the edifices complete would transmit so more information. As his predecessor the lovely space is squandered for an inclusion of the totally irrelevant chapter, this time on 'A Politics of Destruction'.

Some good parts are good but can not help that it feels that there is far more to say in this @@@subject that is to comprise in this book. Oh, And apparently Anglesey is in Inghilterra (is not a last time was there)!!!
5 / 5 Waltraud
Ossia Excellent reading you not having never the question that maintains awake at night :-) In fact, it is excellent reading in general. Quell'Learning other deceptions of villages is so better that learning of yours own.
5 / 5 Lexie
In the bed that 'Reason the edifices stand up' has looked for immediately this one was. This continuous book be an excellent read for technician and of the no technical people those who have an interest in of the structures. Fascinating!

Top Customer Reviews: Sketching for ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 6 ratings
4 / 5 Lesli
Formed: Hardcover This beautiful book has arrived yesterday and has not been able of the place down. Like an engineer I, finds some extremely useful technicians, and have the new perspective in a value of skills of good drawing. To good sure will be partorisca practise and dipping my new skills partorisca use.
Ron Slade The work in engineering is inspiring, his wonderful that sees his enormous row of projects in this excellent book.
5 / 5 Jasmine
Formed: Kindle the work of Glorious edition and the reference adds in one the majority of eloquent forms of ideas of communicating drawing, sketching. The abundance of examples has comprised also.
5 / 5 Treena
Formed: Hardcover Simply dipped - an amazing book. It has been liberated of all some usual theoretical rhetorics, instead that directed in a pragmatic law of reason draw of designer, and like one could draw in the useful way. Using Slades the number adds of sketch of amazing real life, he both inspires and advantages by means of example. This would have to that be the must -read partorisca any one answering school of architecture.
4 / 5 Kiyoko
This beautiful book has arrived yesterday and has not been able of the place down. Like an engineer I, finds some extremely useful technicians, and have the new perspective in a value of skills of good drawing. To good sure will be partorisca practise and dipping my new skills partorisca use.
Ron Slade The work in engineering is inspiring, his wonderful that sees his enormous row of projects in this excellent book.
5 / 5 Charlott
Glorious bed and the reference adds in one the majority of eloquent forms of ideas of communicating drawing, sketching. The abundance of examples has comprised also.
5 / 5 Charissa
Simply dipped - an amazing book. It has been liberated of all some usual theoretical rhetorics, instead that directed in a pragmatic law of reason draw of designer, and like one could draw in the useful way. Using Slades the number adds of sketch of amazing real life, he both inspires and advantages by means of example. This would have to that be the must -read partorisca any one answering school of architecture.

Top Customer Reviews: Basics Roof ...

Rating: 5 out of 5 with 2 ratings
5 / 5 Gavin
Formed: Paperback am building the extension of cochera and has wanted to know to to the things like to like a woodwork of bonds in with a brickwork and a construction of joists and rafters.
Also regarding the raincoat in some flanges dondequiera the place directs to flash. This rids does not have this information.
Alleges to be for a student architect etc that the well can be. Has some interesting information in different types of ceiling and dormers which is well.
Wants to discover regarding the then takes the different book.
5 / 5 Donnie
I am building the extension of cochera and has wanted to know to to the things like to like a woodwork of bonds in with a brickwork and a construction of joists and rafters.
Also regarding the raincoat in some flanges dondequiera the place directs to flash. This rids does not have this information.
Alleges to be for a student architect etc that the well can be. Has some interesting information in different types of ceiling and dormers which is well.
Wants to discover regarding the then takes the different book.

Top Customer Reviews: Tower Bridge ...

Rating: 4 out of 5 with 15 ratings
5 / 5 Suellen
In this book will find a fascinating history of as the bridge has come partorisca be, comprising some battles have struggled in the metropolitan organism would be necessary builds it, which write of the bridge has to that be, and the one who would be necessary draws it. You will listen like a technology of a bridge was anticipated so no the contractor has had so only some skills partorisca the build; a work has had to that be divided up among five main contractors, many of his Titn of Victorian engineering; the terms in consonance were onerous. Also it covers a creation of engineering of a bridge in detail ( has 12 varied bridges in a place). I have discovered several interesting facts, a duquel is that some bridges of the suspension is not symmetrical structures, the fact spent for big for the professional engineers that validates an impact of Tmesis Tideway Tunnel in a structure. (Ossia The note of an author.)

Are has wanted to that drives of Grace, the majority of web of place has respected to celebrate British engineering, the invention and the company has said one that is still in a book:
'A bridge is the highly complex structure , and the fascinating a to study. A structure to armour plate down some faades of the masonry is not totally has hid: the parts of a structure can be seen by wish it to enter some towers and cross a pedestrian of big level footways. Access to some boilers and the house of engine is comprised in a recognition. This in spite of, there is a lot that any can not be seen or to the equal that is defying to interpret. Felizmente, an exceptional account of a creation, the construction and the operation of a bridge has been written for John M. Smith and published in 2019. It contains numerous historical and contemporary photographs and good-looking reproductions of engineers' and drawings of architect.'

Expects that this justifies 5 stars.
5 / 5 Grayce
They are the defender of Haynes Manual of Operations, possessing varied and this particular title is the particularly that the interests have read.
Interesting history, a lot of pictures - no only an usual material would expect, but the plot partorisca detail that could have you spent for big. Have enjoyed particularly a detail of engineering in a backside of a book where an author calculates some laws of diverse forces will have to that read a calm book partorisca discover if some force that reads in a bridge in him has been current is inside parameters of original drawing.. An author achieves so only a right balance of detail and humour as it is not never the dull book in an old bridge.
5 / 5 Shoshana
An author begins partorisca paint the picture of Londra Victorian. Then it describes in detail add, and in the a lot readable way, like a bridge has come partorisca be built. I have had the vison of Horace Jones and Joseph Bazalgette marries of behaviour, sinister-faced, in his transports of one fulfilling it 5 December 1877. A meeting has called partorisca speak possible collaboration among a City and a Metropolitan Joint of Works in a creation and construction of a bridge. Would have any collaboration anything! As the one who can say, no another modern book in some offers of bridge like this detail of engineering like this Haynes manual.
5 / 5 Arlen
I am asked always roughly 'that is confined a wonderful on duty Bridge - now have one drives definite!
5 / 5 Birgit
Calm can not be an engine of Bridge of the Tower (he a person the one who has shouted a bridge calls an engine) but this Haynes drives will say you so only roughly all calm there is not wanted never know in a bridge. It discovers like this to something a chimney of room of the guard, cunningly disguised still match some estacas of light and that there was mentido under a masonry cladding.

This pound illustrated fantastically contains lovely, the drawings seen seldom. It is packed with technical details whilst when being a lot of readable.
5 / 5 Lacresha
Although that bolt in Canada partorisca a past 50 years, my condition partorisca my native earth has not cooled never, and has been the joy partorisca my woman and bear me spend granddaughter with us on ours visit regular to United Kingdom. A recognition to a Tower and the bridge of Tower has been always the point has underlined. A sheer the elegance and the beauty of a bridge is almost fairytale. The book of John Smith, this in spite of, opens on an underlying world of a bridge in glorious prose and glorious illustrations. A photograph is imposed before and compatible, and some technical drawings fascinating, that follows the account detailed of some prolonged endeavours for engineers and designers to see one the vital new intersection has built. And all this to one the one who is any engineer , but is the lover of some wonderful inventions and his longevity of this extraordinary 19th century in Big Bretagna. Spent up in the city in an add Western mainline, my memories of some glorious King and Castles in speeds, before or after thunder by means of IK Brunel bridge of famous river, is vivid. Cela A Brunel the name is linked also with Bridge of looks of Tower therefore entirely pertinent! My grandson of 22 years was another day, has seen a book and is quickly result absorbed in him. It have seen Pont of Tower in recognition with us, and immediately undermined to a book with delight. So much, for youngster and old, technician and no-, ossia the book for a table of caff and an interest of generations, ancient and modern!
5 / 5 Kari
This impressive volume is really so more than a manual of operations! Further of a more technical information, contains the very comprehensible history of a bridge, with a lot of interesting histories and information that to good sure will be new to the plot of people ( has comprised!). Clearly the massive quantity of time and investigation has gone partorisca produce this book. And it looks really very too much. It is full of the really good variety of images - both photographs and historical illustrations of by means of some years. A fascinating, highly readable, visually attractive history of an iconic bridge.
5 / 5 Caroll
Be always asked roughly 'that is confined a wonderful on duty Bridge - now have one drives definite!
4 / 5 Jule
Has spent this for my father like the short on present to the equal that has has had always the haynes manual around, the only question is finds bridge of tower in of the pieces he 8s liable to free the few bits
5 / 5 Rosetta
can not be an engine of Bridge of the Tower (he a person the one who has shouted a bridge calls an engine) but this Haynes drives will say you so only roughly all calm has not loved never know in a bridge. It discovers like this to something a chimney of room of the guard, cunningly disguised partorisca match some estacas of light and that there was mentido under a masonry cladding.

This pound illustrated fantastically contains lovely, the drawings seen seldom. It is packed with technical details whilst when being a lot of readable.
4 / 5 Arleen
Although that bolt in Canada for a past 50 years, my condition for my native earth has not cooled never, and has been the joy for my woman and bear me spend granddaughter with us on ours visit regular to United Kingdom. A recognition to a Tower and the bridge of Tower is always be the point has underlined. A sheer the elegance and the beauty of a bridge is almost fairytale. The book of John Smith, this in spite of, opens on an underlying world of a bridge in glorious prose and glorious illustrations. A photograph is imposed before and compatible, and some technical drawings fascinating, that follows the account detailed of some prolonged endeavours for engineers and designers to see one the vital new intersection has built. And all this to one the one who is any engineer , but is the lover of some wonderful inventions and his longevity of this extraordinary 19th century in Big Bretagna. Spent up in the city in an add Western mainline, my memories of some glorious King and Castles in speeds, before or after thunder by means of IK Brunel bridge of famous river, is vivid. Cela A Brunel the name is linked also with Bridge of looks of Tower therefore entirely pertinent! My grandson of 22 years was another day, has seen a book and is quickly result absorbed in him. It have seen Pont of Tower in recognition with us, and immediately undermined to a book with delight. So much, for youngster and old, technician and no-, ossia the book for a table of caffè and an interest of generations, ancient and modern!
4 / 5 In
This impressive volume is really so more than a manual of operations! Further of a more technical information, contains the very comprehensible history of a bridge, with a lot of interesting histories and information that to good sure will be new to the plot of people ( has comprised!). Clearly the massive quantity of time and investigation has gone to produce this book. And it looks really very too much. It is full of the really good variety of images - both photographs and historical illustrations of by means of some years. A fascinating, highly readable, visually attractive history of an iconic bridge.
5 / 5 Meridith
Like the no-engineer, was pleasantly surprised by this book, so much so that I find writing the description. Ossia The fascinating and account very written of both one history and some technical appearances of a construction of a Bridge of iconic Tower to Londra. One in-history of the depth of a bridge is both readable and attentive, completed by the wealth of illustrations. A reproduction of old photographs of the construction of a bridge was the point has underlined, together with an inclusion of some drawings in wonderful consonance. Resisting import an author is the Chartered Engineer, so only can assume a detail of engineering resupplied is of the big level looked.
Highly recommended.
4 / 5 Vickey
Working 5 minutes out of the bridge of Tower has think that this book would be an interesting bed and has not been disappointed. John Smith uses the narrative fashion, interspersed with technical detail and both contemporary and historical illustrations that painting the vivid picture of a construction and operation of a Bridge. John there is pitched a book correctly, with enough of technical detail and of drawings to explain to a layman a construction and operation of a bridge, while balancing this well with historical context as to a construction and the responsible engineers. A book adds!
5 / 5 Eliana
Once the east rid, the chair has obliged to go and visit this amazing bridge. No that precise to, of the each possible appearance of him is covered - history, creation, construction, engineering, and some engineers have involved, everything in the clear, sometimes humorous, and informal way. Highly recommended.