The climatic and hydrologic factors affecting the redistribution of strontium in soils final report by John Russell Mather

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Published by C. W. Thornthwaite Associates, Laboratory of Climatology in Centerton, N.J .

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  • Soils, Radioactive substances in.,
  • Strontium.

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Statementby J. R. Mather and J. K. Nakamura, with a section by C. W. Thornthwaite.
SeriesPublications in climatology, v. 15, no. 1
ContributionsNakamura, Junji K., 1923- joint author.
LC ClassificationsQC981 .C4 vol. 15, no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p.
Number of Pages110
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Open LibraryOL4879232M
LC Control Number76007239

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