9 edition of Fire protection engineering in building design found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 105-128) and index.
|Statement||Jane I. Lataille.|
|Series||Plant engineering, Plant engineering (Butterworth-Heinemann (Firm))|
|LC Classifications||TH9210 .L38 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 133 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||2002728628|
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