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            Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World
             

            Dan Cruickshank's Bridges: Heroic Designs That Changed the World (Hardback)

            By Cruickshank, Dan

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            This is Dan Cruickshank's personal, passionate and learned journey into the very awe-inspiring architectural icons which have transformed culture, society, industry and landscapes throughout the world -- bridges.

            ISBN 9780007318186
            Released AU 7 Dec 2010
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age 14+ years
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            The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named
             

            The Great Arc: The Dramatic Tale of How India Was Mapped and Everest Was Named (Paperback, New edition)

            By Keay, John

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            This title is a vivid description of one of the most ambitious scientific projects undertaken in the 19th century - the measurement of the Himalayas and the mapping of the Indian subcontinent, and the men who undertook it, William Lambton and George Everest.

            ISBN 9780006531234
            Released AU 31 Jul 2001
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings
             

            Infographic: Top Ten: Record-Breaking Buildings (Paperback)

            By Richards, Jon; Simkins, Ed

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            Find out all about the brilliant buildings that set the world records, from the tallest and longest to the busiest and the most expensive - all in stunningly designed infographics.

            ISBN 9780750297837
            Released AU 10 Jan 2017
            Publisher Hachette Children's Books
            Interest Age 9-11 years
            Series Infographic: Top Ten
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            Zeke Battle Earthquake Boy
              

            Zeke Battle Earthquake Boy (Paperback)

            By Wilson, D.

            • RRP: $17.99
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            The Ring of Fire, the circle of earthquakes and volcanoes around the pacific, from Chile to California to Japan adn back to New Zealand, has become hugely active. Wellington is smashed.Can anyone find a way to slow or even stop these cataclysms? Zeke Battle, a homeless orphan ...boy has an answer.Discovered an unsung genius, praised for originality, feared for his dramatic solutions. With girlfriend Rosie Moon, and friend Skitzy Jones he steers a dramatic campaignto drill deep into the earth and stop the quakes. Huge controversy, deeply committed, angry opponents try to stop him.From Wellington to Chile to New York to Japan, it balances success and tragedy while the gasps on.
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            ISBN 9780473493448
            Published AU 1 Nov 2019
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Building Your Straw Bale Home: From Foundations to the Roof

            Building Your Straw Bale Home: From Foundations to the Roof (Paperback)

            By Hodge, Brian

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            One of the primary concerns of owner-builders is their capacity to deal with the structural issues associated with building a straw bale house. This guide for the owner-builder provides the reader with instructions supported by diagrams and photographs. It also provides advice on... doing plumbing and electrical work in a straw bale house.
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            ISBN 9780643092426
            Published AU 1 Aug 2006
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
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            Essentials of Construction Project Management
             

            Essentials of Construction Project Management (Paperback)

            By Loosemore, Martin; Uher, Tom

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            Written as a text and reference for project management courses in both undergraduate and postgraduate building construction courses and quantity surveying, architecture and civil enginering programs.

            ISBN 9780868407333
            Published AU 1 Oct 2003
            Publisher UNSW Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT
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            Understanding Soils in Urban Environments

            Understanding Soils in Urban Environments (Paperback)

            By Hazelton, Pam; Murphy, Brian

            • RRP: $59.99
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            With the increase in urban sprawl, concerns such as soil sodicity, salinity and acidity are no longer problems for agriculture and forestry alone: they now create environmental and structural problems for engineering works. In addition, existing works contribute to urban soil ero...sion and pollution as well as increased levels of urban runoff.
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            ISBN 9780643091740
            Published AU 1 Feb 2011
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Principles of Structure

            Principles of Structure (Paperback, 5th edition)

            By Wyatt, K. J.; Hough, Richard

            • RRP: $70.00
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            Since its first publication in 1974, Principles of Structure has established itself at the forefront of introductory texts for students of architecture, building and project management seeking a basic understanding of the behavior and design of building structures. It provides a ...simple quantitative introduction to structural engineering, while also drawing connections to real buildings that are more complex.
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            ISBN 9781742232935
            Published AU 1 Feb 2013
            Publisher NewSouth Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Guidelines for Surveying Soil and Land Resources

            Guidelines for Surveying Soil and Land Resources (Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

            By McKenzie, N. J.; Grundy, M. J.; Webster, R.; Ringrose-Voase, A. J.

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            Provides guidelines to promote the development and implementation of consistent methods and standards for conducting soil and land resource surveys in Australia. These surveys are primarily field operations that aim to identify, describe, map, and evaluate the various kinds of so...il or land resources in specific areas.
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            ISBN 9780643090910
            Published AU 1 Apr 2008
            Publisher CSIRO Publishing
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Australian Soil & Land Survey Handbook
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            Steel Designers' Handbook
              

            Steel Designers' Handbook (Paperback, 8th edition)

            By Gorenc, Branko E.; Syam, A.; Tinyou, Ron

            • RRP: $89.99
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            The revised 7th Edition of Steel Designers Handbook is an invaluable tool to all practising structural, civil and mechanical engineers as well as engineering students at university and TAFE in Australia and New Zealand. It has been prepared in response to changes in the design St...andard AS 4100, the structural Design Actions Standards, AS /ANZ 1170, other processing Standards such as welding and coatings, updated research as well as feedback from users. This edition is based on Australian Standard (AS) 4100: 1998 and subsequent amendments. The worked numerical examples in the book have been extensively revised with further examples added. The worked examples are cross-referenced to the relevant clauses in AS 4100: 1998.
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            ISBN 9781742233413
            Published AU 1 Dec 2012
            Publisher NewSouth Publishing
            Interest Age 19+ years
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