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Author Scott, Richard, 1956 February 10- author

Title In the wake of Tacoma : suspension bridges and the quest for aerodynamic stability / Richard Scott
Published Reston, VA : ASCE Press, [2001]
copyright 2001
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 392 pages) : illustrations
Series Engineering case studies online (text)
Summary This book focuses on the design changes that were implemented for many suspension bridges after the 1940 collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Jan. 30, 2015)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 363) and index
Notes In English
Subject Suspension bridges -- Aerodynamics.
Suspension bridges -- Design and construction -- History.
Tacoma Narrows Bridge (Tacoma, Wash. : 1940) -- History.
Tacoma Narrows Bridge (Tacoma, Wash. : 1940) -- Design and construction -- History.
Form Electronic book