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Metals for the space age Plansee proceedings, 1964 ; edited by F. Benesovsky. by Plansee Seminar "De Re Metallica." Reutte, Austria 1964

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Published by Metallwerk Plansee, in commission : Springer-Verlag, Wien, New York in Reutte, Tyrol .
Written in English


  • Heat resistant alloys -- Congresses,
  • Space vehicles -- Materials -- Congresses

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Edition Notes

ContributionsBenesovsky, F., Metallwerk Plansee G. m.b.H.
LC ClassificationsTA485 P55 1964, TA485 P55 1964b
The Physical Object
Pagination879 p. :
Number of Pages879
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19020296M

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