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National earthquake engineering experimental facility study

Charles F. Scribner

National earthquake engineering experimental facility study

phase one--large scale testing needs

by Charles F. Scribner

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, Order from Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Gaithersburg, MD, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Earthquake engineering -- Research -- United States.,
    • Earthquake engineering laboratories -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles F. Scribner and Charles G. Culver ; sponsored by Federal Emergency Management Agency, National Science Foundation, National Bureau of Standards.
      SeriesNBS special publication ;, 729
      ContributionsCulver, Charles G., United States. Federal Emergency Management Agency., National Science Foundation (U.S.), United States. National Bureau of Standards.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC100 .U57 no. 729, TA654.6 .U57 no. 729
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2495832M
      LC Control Number87619811

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