TITLE

A steel corset for the leaning tower

AUTHOR(S)
MacKenzie, Debora
PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/4/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1767, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that scientists' discovery of what causes the leaning tower of Pisa to lean has opened up ways of permanently stabilizing it. Recommendations for emergency measures to keep the tower from collapsing; Collapse of another tower in Pavia, and the deaths which resulted; Description of the tower's structure.
ACCESSION #
9105273176

 

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