Radiation monitoring

a programmed instruction book by James Edgar Wade

Publisher: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Division of Technical Information in [Oak Ridge, Tenn.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 281 Downloads: 551
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  • Radiation -- Programmed instruction.

Edition Notes

Statementby James E. Wade and G. E. Cunningham.
ContributionsCunningham, G. E., joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC475 .W25
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 281 p.
Number of Pages281
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5562464M
LC Control Number67062697

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