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Seismic Design Forces and Risks

By Junichi Abe, Hiroyuki Sugimoto and Tadatomo Watanabe

Submitted: March 12th 2011Reviewed: August 20th 2011Published: February 29th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29873

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