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California earthquake disaster. Hearing before a special subcommittee of the Committee on Public Works, House of Representatives, Ninety-second Congress, first session. February 24, 1971, at Los Angeles, Calif. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Earthquake resistant design -- Safety regulations -- California,
  • Buildings -- Earthquake effects -- California

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .P8 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 269 p.
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5739398M
LC Control Number70612173

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