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Building over underground mines

Building over underground mines

subsidence considerations.

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Published by Association of Engineering Geologists in [Lawrence, KS] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Earth movements and building.,
  • Mine subsidences.,
  • Engineering geologists.,
  • Engineering geology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSymposium series / Association of Engineering Geologists -- no. 4, Symposium series (Association of Engineering Geologists) -- no. 4.
    ContributionsAssociation of Engineering Geologists. Meeting.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTH1094 .B84 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination127 p. :
    Number of Pages127
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21320551M

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