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Volume 8, issue 4
The Cryosphere, 8, 1407–1418, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1407-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
The Cryosphere, 8, 1407–1418, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1407-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 05 Aug 2014

Research article | 05 Aug 2014

The influence of edge effects on crack propagation in snow stability tests

E. H. Bair et al.

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