Specification for bitumens for road purposes
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Specification for bitumens for road purposes

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Published by B.S.I. in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Previous ed: 1963.

StatementBritish Standards Institution ; Metric units.
SeriesBS 3690
The Physical Object
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15069966M
ISBN 100580057682

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