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Acronyms in nuclear industry

Vladimir Kotchine

Acronyms in nuclear industry

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by Vladimir Kotchine

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Published by Allied Translation in League City, TX .
Written in English

  • Nuclear engineering -- Acronyms.,
  • English language -- Acronyms.

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title page: Allied translation reference.

    Statementcompiled by Vladimir Kotchine.
    LC ClassificationsTK9009 .K68 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination80 p. ;
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL626105M
    ISBN 100965348415
    LC Control Number96226312

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