Planning and design of tall buildings

proceedings of the Regional Conference on Tall buildings : Hong Kong, 20th-22nd September 1976. by Regional conference on Tall Buildings (2nd 1976 Hong Kong)

Publisher: [Joint committee on tall buildings] in [Hong Kong]

Written in English
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Sponsored by the Hong Kong branch of the Institution of Structural Engineers and the Joint Committee on Tall Buildings.

ContributionsJOint Committee on Tall Buildings., Institution of Structural engineers. Hong Kong Branch.
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