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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Wind-resistant design -- United States.,
  • Wind pressure.

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsNational Research Council (U.S.). Panel on the Assessment of Wind Engineering Issues in the United States.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA658.48 .W56 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 130 p. :
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1445179M
ISBN 100309044499
LC Control Number93083286

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