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Wind loads on buildings by R.L.A Schoemaker

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Published by National Research Council of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Buildings,
  • Strains and stresses,
  • Wind-pressure

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Edition Notes

Statementby R.L.A. Schoemaker and I. Wouters, translated by H.A.G. Nathan from Het Bouwbedrijf, 9 (22): 275-283, 1932.
SeriesNational Research Council of Canada. Technical translation TT-488
ContributionsWouters, I.,
The Physical Object
Pagination27 leaves. diagrs.
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16512550M

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