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Nuclear containment proceedings of an international conference organized by the Institution of Nuclear Engineers, Robinson College, University of Cambridge, Great Britain, 6-8 April 1987 by International Conference on Nuclear Containment (1987 Robinson College, University of Cambridge)

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Nuclear reactors -- Containment -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by D.G. Walton.
ContributionsWalton, D. G., Institution of Nuclear Engineers (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTK9211 .I58 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 445 p. :
Number of Pages445
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2400740M
ISBN 100521351308
LC Control Number87030907

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