Analysis of Tentative Seismic Design Provisions for Buildings

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Report issued by the U.S. National Bureau of Standards discussing an analysis of seismic design provisions for buildings with three main objectives. As stated in the introduction, "The first objective was to assist the ATC in the preparation of its report. The second objective of the study was to augment the text of the published Provisions by providing a formal, consistent documentation of the text. The third objective was to provide alternate arrangements of the Provisions that would make them more readily usable by several categories of users" (p. 1). This report includes illustrations.

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vi, 594 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Harris, James Robert; Fenves, Steven J. & Wright, Richard N. July 1979.

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Report issued by the U.S. National Bureau of Standards discussing an analysis of seismic design provisions for buildings with three main objectives. As stated in the introduction, "The first objective was to assist the ATC in the preparation of its report. The second objective of the study was to augment the text of the published Provisions by providing a formal, consistent documentation of the text. The third objective was to provide alternate arrangements of the Provisions that would make them more readily usable by several categories of users" (p. 1). This report includes illustrations.

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Harris, James Robert; Fenves, Steven J. & Wright, Richard N. Analysis of Tentative Seismic Design Provisions for Buildings, report, July 1979; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc171039/: accessed December 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.