Simplified design of wood structures / Harry Parker ; prepared by James Ambrose

Author(s): Parker, Harry, 1887-
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Subjects: Building, Wooden
Structural design
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 5th ed
Published: New York : Wiley, c1994
Series: Parker/Ambrose series of simplified design guides
LC Classification: T, TH
Physical Description: xiv, 351 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Preface to the Fifth Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Introduction 1
1. Structural Uses of Wood 9
2. Design Methods 16
3. Structural Investigation 26
4. Design Data and Criteria 34
5. Properties of Sections 43
6. Beam Functions 56
7. Behavior of Beams 84
8. Design of Beams 110
9. Wood Decks 134
10. Wood Columns 140
11. Framing Fasteners and Accessories 167
12. Trusses 197
13. Laminated Products 213
14. Miscellaneous Wood Structure 223
15. Wood Structures for Lateral Bracing 232
16. Building Design Examples 272
References 326
Study Aids 329
Index 345
Added Titles: Parker, Harry, 1887- Simplified design of structural wood
Additional Authors: Ambrose, James E
Notes: LCCN: 93035635
ISBN: 0471303666 (acid-free)
Rev. ed. of: Simplified design of structural wood. 4th ed. c1988
Includes bibliographical references (p. 324-325) and index
OCLC Number: 29258932
ISBN/ISSN: 0471303666