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Shell roof in grandstand.

Henryson Oladipo Onafowokan

Shell roof in grandstand.

by Henryson Oladipo Onafowokan

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Published by The author in Bradford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

M.Sc. dissertation, 1975, Postgraduate School of Studies in Structural Engineering, University of Bradford.

The Physical Object
Pagination246p.
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21504764M

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