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Subject headings in physics by Melvin J. Voigt

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Published by American Library Association in Chicago, IL .
Written in English

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StatementMelvin [sic.] J. Voigt.
ContributionsAmerican Library Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 151 p.
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14947051M

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