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Advanced aluminum and titanium structures presented at the Winter Annual Meeting of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Washington, D.C., November 15-20, 1981 by

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Published by ASME in New York, N.Y. (345 E. 47th St., New York 10017) .
Written in English


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  • Aluminum construction -- Congresses.,
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Edition Notes

Statementsponsored by Aerospace Division, ASME ; edited by J.W. Goodman.
ContributionsGoodman, J. W., American Society of Mechanical Engineers., American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Aerospace Division.
LC ClassificationsTL671.6 .A35
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3790398M
LC Control Number81069003

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