John A. Blume by John A. Blume

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Published by Earthquake Engineering Research Institute in Oakland, CA .

Written in English

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  • Blume, John A. 1909- -- Interviews.,
  • Civil engineers -- California -- Interviews.,
  • Earthquake engineering -- California -- History.,
  • Earthquake resistant design -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-147) and index.

Book details

StatementStanley Scott, interviewer.
SeriesConnections: the EERI oral history series
ContributionsScott, Stanley, 1921-
LC ClassificationsTA140.B64 S36 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 163 p. :
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1113769M
ISBN 100943198445
LC Control Number94039697

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