Bridges : the science and art of the world's most inspiring structures /Published by : Oxford University Press, (New York, NY :) Physical details: xvi, 312 p. :|p. 23 cm. ISBN:9780199543595 (hardback). Year: 2010
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-299) and index.
Bridges are bats : why we build bridges -- Underneath the arches : bridges need good foundations -- Bending it : bridges need strong structure -- All trussed up : interdependence creates emergence -- Let it all hang down : structuring using tension -- How safe is safe enough? : incomplete science -- Bridges built by people for people : processed for joined-up thinking.