At head of title: Department of civil engineering, University of Michigan.
|Statement||by W. S. Housel.|
|Contributions||University of Michigan. Dept. of Civil Engineering.|
|LC Classifications||TL725.3.S6 H6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p. l., 26 p.|
|Number of Pages||26|
|LC Control Number||42036628|
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