Space structures for sports buildings

Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Space Structures for Sports Buildings, Oct. 27-30, 1987, Beijing, China (Science Press foreign language book)

Publisher: Elsevier Science Pub. Co. [distributor]

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  • Public, Commercial, or Industrial Buildings,
  • Architecture
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FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages662
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Open LibraryOL9060443M
ISBN 107030002660
ISBN 109787030002662

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