The Construction of Roads and Streets: In Two Parts. The art of constructing common roads, by Henry Law, C.E. Revised and condensed by D. Kinnear Clark, C.E.. Recent practice in the construction of roads and streets including pavements of stone, wood, and asphalte. I.. II., Band 1
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