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Radiation protection today and tomorrow an assessment of the present status and future perspectives of radiation protection. by

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris .
Written in English


  • Radiation -- Safety measures.

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Edition Notes

SeriesOECD working papers,, vol. 3, no. 61, OECD working papers ;, v. 3, no. 61.
ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
LC ClassificationsHD72 .O38 vol. 3, no. 61
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p. ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL543712M
LC Control Number96123552

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