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Space nuclear power generation, conversion, and storage for the nineties and beyond

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production.

Space nuclear power generation, conversion, and storage for the nineties and beyond

report

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space vehicles -- Nuclear power plants.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by the Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production, transmitted to the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL1102.N8 U52 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2344734M
    LC Control Number86602114

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