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|Statement||organised by the: The Institution of Nuclear Engineers, London ; co-sponsored by: The European Nuclear Society ... [et al.] ; proceedings editor, M.S.T. Price.|
|Series||International journal of radioactive materials transport -- vol. 8, no. 3-4|
|Contributions||Price, M. S. T., European Nuclear Society., Institution of Nuclear Engineers (Great Britain)|
|LC Classifications||TK9400 .I593 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, p. 181-399 :|
|Number of Pages||399|
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