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Fatigue, environmental factors, and new materials presented at the 1998 ASME/JSME Joint Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference : San Diego, California, July 26-30, 1998

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Published by American Society of Mechanical Engineers in New York, New York .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and author index.

Statementsponsored by the Pressure Vessels and Piping Division, ASME ; principal editor H.S. Mehta ; contributing editors, W.H. Bamford ... [et al.].
SeriesPVP ;, vol. 374, PVP (Series) ;, vol. 374.
ContributionsMehta, H. S., Bamford, W. H., American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Pressure Vessels and Piping Division., Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference (1998 : San Diego, California)
LC ClassificationsTA660.T34 F377 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 377 p. :
Number of Pages377
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL394867M
ISBN 100791818705
LC Control Number98073178

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