The Illustrated Dictionary of Building Terms
Author: Tom Philbin
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Release Date: November 01, 1996
Packed with 15,000 terms and much more. This title covers: definitions of vital construction-related terms, including slang; informative sidebars and humorous anecdotes; trade shortcuts; shop hints; quick-reference charts and tables; English and metric measurements and conversion charts; and, illustrations to further explain terms and techniques.