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Published by John Wiley in Hoboken, N.J .
Written in English


  • Structural analysis (Engineering)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Robert T. Ratay.
ContributionsRatay, Robert T.
LC ClassificationsTA645 .S75 2005, TA645 .S75 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 700 p. :
Number of Pages700
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18225269M
ISBN 100471647195
LC Control Number2004009416

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