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WIND LOADS ON STRUCTURES by Dept of Civil Engineering University of

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Published by Taylor & Francis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Civil Engineering, Surveying & Building,
  • Engineering (General),
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsD. N. Trikha (Designer)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12847117M
ISBN 109061911788
ISBN 109789061911784

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