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Engineering seismology. Inzhenernaya seismologiya by S. V. Medvedev

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Published by Israel Program for Scientific Translations; [available from U. S. Dept. of Commerce, Clearinghouse for Federal Scientific and Technical Information, Springfield, Va.] in Jerusalem .
Written in English


  • Buildings -- Earthquake effects.,
  • Seismology.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] S. V. Medvedev. Translated from Russian [and edited by IPST staff].
LC ClassificationsTH1095 .M413, TH1095 .M413
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 260 p.
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17875311M
LC Control Number66000027

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