London & New York: Taylor & Francis, 2000. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. 8vo., pp.231, glossy paper over boards, illustrated, appendices, index. -- Condition. Fine. Item #10374
The fourth edition of this classic book provides a comprehensive treatise on the design and construction of swimming pools, both public and private. Significantly revised, it covers planning, materials, design, construction and finishing, water circulation and treatment, energy conservation, maintenance and repairs. This is a standard book for all civil engineers who need to design and construct swimming pools, and a useful reference on the design of water-retaining structures.