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Published by Rinehart in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Physics.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC23 .S455
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 434 p.
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6048832M
LC Control Number49008625
OCLC/WorldCa1562876

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