by Dept. of Energy, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington], Springfield, Va .
Written in English
|Statement||Roger B. Lazarus ... [et al.]|
|Contributions||Lazarus, Roger B, United States. Dept. of Energy|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 26 p. :|
|Number of Pages||26|
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