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The Bureau of Reclamation Denver Library has the following excess books available to US libraries.


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Chen, Wai-Fah. 1995. The civil engineering handbook. Boca Raton: CRC Press. 2609 p. OCLC #31710184


McMaster, Robert Charles. 1959. Nondestructive testing handbook, edited for the Society for Nondestructive Testing [by] Robert C. McMaster, editor. New York: Ronald Press Co. OCLC #1631861. Volumes 1 & 2.


American Institute of Physics, Bruce H. Billings, and Dwight E. Gray. 1972. American Institute of Physics handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill. 3rd ed. OCLC #484327


Condon, Edward Uhler, and Hugh Odishaw. 1967. Handbook of physics. New York: McGraw-Hill. 2nd ed. OCLC #537228


French, Thomas Ewing, and Charles J. Vierck. 1972. Engineering drawing and graphic technology. New York: McGraw Hill.  11th ed. OCLC #204409



American Concrete Institute. 1975. ACI manual of concrete inspection. Detroit: American Concrete Institute. 6th ed. OCLC #1395963


Zimmerman, O. T., and Irvin Lavine. 1949. Scientific and technical abbreviations, signs and symbols. Dover, N.H.: Industrial Research Service. 2nd ed. OCLC #1083429


Plummer, Harry C., and Leslie J. Reardon. 1943. Principles of brick engineering; handbook of design. Washington, D.C.: Structural Clay Products Institute.  OCLC #1966725


Schmutz, George L., and Edwin M. Rams. 1963. Condemnation appraisal handbook. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall.  OCLC #1338671


Flügge, Wilhelm. 1962. Handbook of engineering mechanics. New York: McGraw-Hill.  1st ed. OCLC #562625


Potter, James H. 1967. Handbook of the engineering sciences. Princeton, N.J.: Van Nostrand.  v. 1. The basic sciences. OCLC #561551


Graham, James A., John F. Millan, and Franklin J. Appl. 1968. Fatigue design handbook; a guide for product design and development engineers. New York: Society of Automotive Engineers.  Advances in engineering v. 4. OCLC #20944


Ernst, Richard. 1978. Dictionary of engineering and technology: with extensive treatment of the most modern techniques and processes (1975 [i.e. 1978]) Wörterbuch der industriellen Technik. 4th ed., completely rev. and enl. Oxford University Press. 2 volumes. Volume 1. German to English – Volume 2. English to German. OCLC #7329220


Harris, Cyril M. 1975. Dictionary of architecture and construction. New York: McGraw-Hill. OCLC #1111477


United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 1957. Hydraulic and excavation tables. Washington: Govt. Print. Office. 11th ed. OCLC #6869801


Maynard, Harold B. 1971. Industrial engineering handbook. New York: McGraw-Hill. 3rd ed. OCLC #206045


International journal for numerical methods in biomedical engineering. [Chichester, England]: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. (4 items) Vol. 17, no. 2, February 1981; Vol. 17, no. 7, July 1981; Vol. 17, no. 9, September 1981; Vol. 17, no. 12, December 1981.


E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company. 1980. Blasters' handbook. Wilmington, De: E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. 175th Anniversary ed. OCLC #8339848.


Challinor, John. 1967. A dictionary of geology. Cardiff: Wales U.P.; Oxford University Press. 3rd ed.  OCLC #545118


Bates, Robert Latimer, and Julia A. Jackson. 1984. Dictionary of geological terms. Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Press/Doubleday.  3rd ed., Anchor books ed. OCLC #9412868


Spock, Leslie Erskine. 1953. Guide to the study of rocks. New York: Harper. Harper’s geoscience series. OCLC #552193


Fairbridge, Rhodes W. 1972. The encyclopedia of geochemistry and environmental sciences. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. Encyclopedia of earth sciences, v. 4A.  OCLC #482080


Keroher, Grace C. 1966. Lexicon of geologic names of the United States for 1936-1960. Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off. Geological Survey Bulletin 1200. 3 volumes (iv, 4341 pages). pt. 1. A-F -- pt. 2. G-0 -- pt. 3. P-Z. OCLC #547408


Keroher, Grace C. 1970. Lexicon of geologic names of the United States for 1961-1967. Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off. Geological Survey Bulletin 1350. OCLC #123844


Luttrell, Gwendolyn Lewise Werth. 1981. Lexicon of geologic names of the United States for 1968-1975. Washington: U.S. G.P.O. Geological Survey bulletin 1520. OCLC #7283755


Russell, Edward J. 1932. Soil conditions and plant growth. London: Longmans, Green and Co. 6th ed. The Rothamsted monographs on agricultural science. OCLC #2617611

United States. List of published soil surveys, 1992. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.