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Mechanics of solid interfaces / edited by Muriel Braccini, Michel Dupeux. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index.   ISBN 978-1-84821-373-9 (hardback)  1. Interfaces (Physical sciences) 2. Fracture mechanics. 3. Solids. I. Braccini, Muriel. II. Dupeux, Michel.   QC173.4.I57M43 2012   530.4'17--dc23


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