by National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council in Washington .
Written in English
|Series||National Research Council. Publication -- 841-S|
|LC Classifications||HE206 C62 1960AC SUPPL.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 319 p.|
|Number of Pages||319|
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