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Man in a cold environment

Alan Chadburn Burton

Man in a cold environment

physiological and pathological effects of exposure to low temperatures

by Alan Chadburn Burton

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Published by Hafner in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cold -- Physiological effect.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published, London, Edward Arnold, 1955.

    Statementby Alan C. Burton and Otto G. Edholm.
    SeriesMonographs / Physiological Society -- no.2, Monographs (Physiological Society) -- no.2.
    ContributionsEdholm, O. G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP82.2.T4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,273p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14880535M
    ISBN 100028423305
    OCLC/WorldCa97155

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