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Probability distributions for Texas Gulf coast hurricane effects of engineering interest.

Larry Bayner Russell

Probability distributions for Texas Gulf coast hurricane effects of engineering interest.

by Larry Bayner Russell

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Published by Dept. of Civil Engineering, Stanford University] in [Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mexico, Gulf of.
    • Subjects:
    • Hurricanes -- Mexico, Gulf of.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC945 .R86
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 81 l.
      Number of Pages81
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5049551M
      LC Control Number74010592

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