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Economic comparison of structural design with reference to radiation shielding

William Kent Rasmussen

Economic comparison of structural design with reference to radiation shielding

by William Kent Rasmussen

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Published .
Written in English

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  • Nuclear bomb shelters -- Costs.

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    Statementby William Kent Rasmussen.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[7], 40 leaves, bound :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14253728M

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