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6 edition of All Things Nuclear found in the catalog.

All Things Nuclear

by James C. Warf

  • 213 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Figueroa Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages732
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12334914M
ISBN 10193280000X
ISBN 109781932800005
OCLC/WorldCa60404419

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Warf. Reviewed Novem One difficultly in teaching nuclear issues to university level students is selecting a textbook that offers a wide range of topics. "All Things Nuclear" by Dr.

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All things nuclear. [James C Warf] -- This work offers sweeping coverage of nuclear topics beginning with a brief history of the beginnings of nuclear physics and concluding with nuclear concerns of the post-Cold War era.

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