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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge [England], New York, NY, USA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plasma (Ionized gases)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Richard Dendy.
ContributionsDendy, R. O.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC718 .D386 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 513 p. :
Number of Pages513
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22192254M
ISBN 100521484529

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