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The fireproof building : technology and public safety in the nineteenth-century American city

作者: Sara E Wermiel
出版商: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, ©2000.
叢書: Studies in industry and society.
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"The Fireproof Building traces the development of structural fire protection in America and its important consequences for building construction as well as for the safety of cities. Urban conflagrations destroyed many downtowns in the nineteenth century. To protect their property, some owners made their buildings fire-resistive - or as they were called in the past, fireproof - by using new kinds of noncombustible  再讀一些...
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類型/形式: History
其他的實體格式: Online version:
Wermiel, Sara E.
Fireproof building.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2000
(OCoLC)746975660
文件類型: 圖書
所有的作者/貢獻者: Sara E Wermiel
ISBN: 0801863112 9780801863110
OCLC系統控制編碼: 42692096
描述: viii, 301 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
内容: Introduction: Solving the Problem of Urban Conflagration --
1. The Solid Masonry Fireproof Building, 1790-1840 --
2. The Iron and Brick Fireproof Building, 1840-1860 --
3. Response to the Great Fires: Experimentation in the 1860s to the Early 1880s --
4. Mill Fire Protection Methods Enter the Mainstream --
5. Triumph: The Fireproof Skyscraper --
6. Calamity: Slow Acceptance of Adequate Fire Exits --
Conclusion: The Invisible Infrastructure of Safety.
叢書名: Studies in industry and society.
責任: Sara E. Wermiel.
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"The Fireproof Building traces the development of structural fire protection in America and its important consequences for building construction as well as for the safety of cities. Urban conflagrations destroyed many downtowns in the nineteenth century. To protect their property, some owners made their buildings fire-resistive - or as they were called in the past, fireproof - by using new kinds of noncombustible materials and arranging the space inside to check the spread of fire. As these methods improved and owners replaced combustible buildings with fireproof ones, urban firestorms became a thing of the past."--BOOK JACKET.

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