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Published by Oregon State College in Corvallis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Light -- Physiological effect.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdited by Robert W. Newburgh.
ContributionsNewburgh, Robert Warren, 1922-, Phi Kappa Phi.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 90 p.
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17771779M

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