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Published by Franklin Institute in Philadelphia .
Written in English


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Statementguest editor: Ralph Warburton ; published by the Franklin Institute Research Laboratories.
SeriesJournal of the Franklin Institute -- vol.286, no.5
ContributionsWarburton, Ralph.
The Physical Object
Paginationp.375-552
Number of Pages552
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14373162M

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