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Industry enters the atomic age

American Management Association.

Industry enters the atomic age

some practical problems in applying atomic energy.

by American Management Association.

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear energy.,
  • Radioisotopes -- Industrial applications.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIts Manufacturing series,, no. 210
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK9145 .A5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6131184M
    LC Control Number53002301
    OCLC/WorldCa1907938

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