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Combatting subsidence in the old town of Stockholm

HaМЉkan Bohm

Combatting subsidence in the old town of Stockholm

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Published by Swedish Council for Building Research in Stockholm, Sweden .
Written in English

  • Sweden,
  • Stockholm.,
  • Sewden
    • Subjects:
    • Earth movements and building -- Sweden -- Stockholm.,
    • Subsidences (Earth movements) -- Sewden -- Stockholm.

    • Edition Notes

      Condensation and translation of: Grundförstärkning i Gamla stan.

      StatementHåkan Bohm, Ulf Stjerngren.
      ContributionsStjerngren, Ulf., Statens råd för byggnadsforskning (Sweden)
      LC ClassificationsTH1094 .B6313 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination74 p. :
      Number of Pages74
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3876896M
      ISBN 109154035112
      LC Control Number81201651

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