Chemistry of fuel deposits and sediments and their precursors
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Published by The Center in [Cleveland, Ohio] .
Written in English


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StatementFrank R. Mayo ... [et al.] ; prepared for National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lewis Research Center.
SeriesNASA contractor report -- 174778., NASA contractor report -- NASA CR-174778.
ContributionsMayo, Frank R., Lewis Research Center.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL15396924M

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