Minutes of Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, Volumen26
The Institution, 1867
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Página 145 - Woodcuts. 3 vols. crown 8vo. 10s. 6d. each. The Application of Cast and Wrought Iron to Building Purposes.
Página 206 - I made signal to withdraw from action, intending to resume the attack the next morning. During the evening the commanding officers of the ironclads came on board the flagship, and, to my regret, I soon became convinced of the utter impracticability of taking the city of Charleston by the force under my command. No ship had been exposed to the severest fire of the enemy over forty minutes, and yet in that brief period, as the Department will perceive by the detailed reports of the commanding officers...
Página 153 - Results of Meteorological Observations made under the direction of the United States Patent Office and the Smithsonian Institution, from the year 1854 to 1859, inclusive, being a Report of the Commissioner of Patents made at the first session of the 36th Congress.
Página 147 - Leslie (J.), An Experimental Inquiry into the Nature and Propagation of Heat.
Página 141 - Humbly submitted to the candid examiner into the principles of a bill intended to be offered to Parliament, for the preservation of the Great Level of the Fens, and the navigation through the same, by a tax on the lands, and a toll on the navigation.
Página 388 - Paper extended over portions of two evenings, but an abstract of the whole is given consecutively.
Página 567 - He was elected a Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers in 1883, and was President of the Society of Engineers in 1881.
Página 154 - A Descriptive Treatise on Mathematical Drawing Instruments: their construction, uses, qualities, selection, preservation, and suggestions for improvements, with hints upon Drawing and Colouring.