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Introduction to mechanics of continua.

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Dover Publications , New York
Continuum mecha
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LC ClassificationsQA808.2 .P7 1973
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Paginationx, 230 p.
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Open LibraryOL5431251M
ISBN 100486605841
LC Control Number73077976

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