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Seismic Response Analysis and Protection of Underground Monumental Structures – The Catacombs of Kom EL-Shoqafa, Alexandria, Egypt

By Sayed Hemeda

Submitted: February 25th 2011Reviewed: June 5th 2011Published: February 10th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/28253

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