Theory of flexible shells by E. L. Axelrad

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Published by North-Holland, Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Shells (Engineering),
  • Elastic plates and shells.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [385]-396.

Book details

StatementE.L. Axelrad.
SeriesNorth Holland series in applied mathematics and mechanics ;, v. 28
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA660.S5 A94 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 399 p. :
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2718243M
ISBN 100444879544
LC Control Number86011475

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