Membranes in ground engineering

by P. R. Rankilor

Publisher: Wiley in Chichester

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Bibliography, p368-370. -Includes index.

StatementP.R. Rankilor.
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LC ClassificationsTA660.M/
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Paginationix,377 :
Number of Pages377
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Open LibraryOL22271321M
ISBN 100471278084

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