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Radiological and toxicologial assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the 105 mm cartridge, APFSDS-T XM-744

R. L Gilchrist

Radiological and toxicologial assessment of an external heat (burn) test of the 105 mm cartridge, APFSDS-T XM-744

by R. L Gilchrist

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Pacific Northwest Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Richland, Wash, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Projectiles,
  • Nuclear weapons -- Testing

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby R. L. Gilchrist, G. B. Parker, J. Mishima
    SeriesPNL ; 2670
    ContributionsMishima, J., joint author, Parker, G. B. 1949-, United States. Dept. of Energy, Pacific Northwest Laboratory
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 27 p. :
    Number of Pages27
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14882252M

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