Introduction to biological radiation effects
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Introduction to biological radiation effects an overview of terrestrial and space radiation effects on humans by U. L. Prenn

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Published by Systems in Carlsborg, Wash .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Radiation -- Physiological effect.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. r,1-b,4) and indexes.

StatementU.L. Prenn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP82.2.R3 P74 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1095880M
ISBN 101562162055, 1562162063
LC Control Number94020439

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