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The International Concrete Abstracts Portal is an ACI led collaboration with leading technical organizations from within the international concrete industry and offers the most comprehensive collection of published concrete abstracts.
Title: Earthquakes and Their Effect on Buildings
Author(s): Arthur L. Day
Publication: Journal Proceedings
Appears on pages(s): 72-78
Abstract:Before I may talk with you about building for protection against earthquakes it is necessary for me to explain that I am neither architect nor builder; that I probably shall miss many features of technical description which you might be led to expect from me; but that I have had a number of years of experience to the study of earth movements, and it is of these that I should like to speak.
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