Author:Dr Anand S. Arya


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Earthquake Disaster Reduction: Masonry Buildings, Design and Construction

By: Dr Anand S. Arya

Price: $16.90

Publisher: New Delhi, India, KW Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104454

ISBN: 8187966505

Condition: New

The saying goes “Earthquakes Don’t Kill, Buildings Do”. Correctly speaking, only the buildings of unsafe design and construction collapse under earthquake impact, thereby killing the inmates. But those constructed with proper earthquake resisting features neither collapse nor kill. The author has carried out research and development studies in regard to such buildings, starting in1960, and has developed safe building construction methods based on structural analyses and extensive laboratory tests. The book includes in different chapters, the know how about the earthquake occurrences, the... View more info