Fire tests of wood- and metal-framed partitions

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G.P.O. , Washington
Partitions (Building) -- Fire te
Statementby S.H. Ingberg and Nolan D. Mitchell
SeriesBuilding materials and structures report -- BMS 71
ContributionsMitchell, Nolan D
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 51 p. :
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Open LibraryOL15472162M

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