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Published by D. Van Nostrand in New York .
Written in English


  • Graphic statics,
  • Graphic methods

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Statementby William Ledyard Cathcart and J. Irvin Chaffee with 159 illustrations.
ContributionsChaffee, Jonathan Irvin, 1861- joint author.
LC ClassificationsTG270 .C3
The Physical Object
Pagination viii, 312 p.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6527072M
LC Control Number11001151

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