Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 1-15
  3. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 16-55
  4. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 56-70
  5. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 71-89
  6. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 90-122
  7. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 153-180
  8. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 181-209
  9. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 226-253
  10. Arnold W. Hendry
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  11. Arnold W. Hendry
    Pages 270-288
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 289-296

About this book


The second edition of this book offers the most comprehensive treatment of structural masonry currently available. The contents include consideration of the basic concepts of stability and safety of masonry structures, the strength of masonry materials in compression, shear and flexure, followed by chapters on composite action, accidental damage, reinforced and prestressed masonry, arches and the testing of materials.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Arnold W. Hendry
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK
  2. 2.The British Masonry SocietyUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1998
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-14829-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-14827-1
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