3 edition of Fire safety in buildings found in the catalog.
Fire safety in buildings
H. L. Malhotra
1987 by Building Research Establishment, Fire Research Station in Borehamwood .
Written in English
|Statement||H L Malhotra.|
|Series||Building Research Establishment report|
|Contributions||Fire Research Station., Building Research Establishment.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||290|
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