Finally, coffee table books for us paving enthusiasts! This book is a wonderfully illustrated history of hot-mix asphalt paving in America, with a detailed review of the history of this common paving method.
Its 304 pages cover the stories of the most impressive asphalt-paving projects in history, including Route 66, paving the national parks and many more. This is a lively depiction of history, with a focus on the people behind the materials and designs. While the focus is on America, you’ll find information about historic uses of asphalt elsewhere as well.
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