By Peter Hewlett
Lea's Chemistry of Cement and urban bargains with the chemical and actual homes of cements and concretes and their relation to the sensible difficulties that come up in manufacture and use. As such it's addressed not just to the chemist and people thinking about the technological know-how and know-how of silicate fabrics, but additionally to these attracted to using concrete in development and civil engineering building. a lot consciousness is given to the suitability of fabrics, to the stipulations less than which concrete can excel and people the place it may well go to pot and to the precautionary or remedial measures that may be adopted.First released in 1935, this is often the fourth version and the 1st to seem because the dying of Sir Frederick Lea, the unique writer. Over the lifetime of the 1st 3 versions, this e-book has develop into the authority on its topic. The fourth variation is edited by way of Professor Peter C. Hewlett, Director of the British Board of Agrement and vacationing commercial Professor within the division of Civil Engineering on the college of Dundee. Professor Hewlett has introduced jointly a exclusive physique of foreign members to provide an variation that's a helpful successor to the former variants.
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Lea's Chemistry of Cement and Concrete by Peter Hewlett