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Research and Technologic Work on Explosives, Explosions, and Flames

United States. Bureau of Mines.

Research and Technologic Work on Explosives, Explosions, and Flames

Fiscal Year 1962.

by United States. Bureau of Mines.

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SeriesInformation circular (United States. Bureau of Mines) -- 8218
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