Economic feasibility of the use of large radiation sources

for the preservation of potatoes and onions by Y. Cohen

Publisher: Israel Atomic Energy Commission, Soreq Nuclear Research Center in [Yavne]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementby Y. Cohen, Economic Consulting and Planning Ltd., for M. Lapidoth, Soreq Nuclear Research Center, March 1966.
ContributionsEconomic Consulting and Planning Ltd., Merkaz le-meḥḳar garʻini, Naḥal Śoreḳ (Israel)
LC ClassificationsTX611.5 .C6413
The Physical Object
Paginationiii l., 128 p.
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5749100M
LC Control Number70950022

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