2 edition of Nuclear power plants found in the catalog.
Nuclear power plants
Ray L. Lyerly
by U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, Division of Technical Information in Oak Ridge, Tenn.]
Written in English
|Statement||[by Ray L. Lyerly and Walter Mitchell, III.|
|Series||Understanding the atom series|
|Contributions||Mitchell, Walter, 1930- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||TK1078 .L9 1969|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||54|
|LC Control Number||73604340|
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