Economic effects of fracture in the United States.
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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Fracture mechanics -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Strength of materials -- Economic aspects -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesSpecial publication ;, 647-1, 647-2, NBS special publication ;, 647-1, 647-2.
ContributionsReed, R. P. 1934-, United States. National Bureau of Standards., Battelle Memorial Institute. Columbus Laboratories.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC100 .U57 no. 647-1-2, TA409 .U57 no. 647-1-2
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2816216M
LC Control Number83600704

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