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Structure shielding against fallout gamma rays from nuclear detonations by L. V. Spencer

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Nuclear warfare.,
  • Civil defense -- United States.,
  • Shielding (Radiation),
  • Gamma rays.,
  • Radioactive fallout.,
  • Fallout shelters.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementL. V. Spencer, A. B. Chilton, C. M. Eisenhauer.
SeriesNBS special publication ;, 570
ContributionsChilton, Arthur B., Eisenhauer, Charles., Center for Radiation Research., United States. National Bureau of Standards., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC100 .U57 no. 570, UF787 .U57 no. 570
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 967 p :
Number of Pages967
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4236073M
LC Control Number80600120

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