White Mountain Research Station Barcroft & Summit Laboratories
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White Mountain Research Station Barcroft & Summit Laboratories an account of their inception 1950-1956 by Burton E. Vaughan

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Published by B. E. Vaughan in Richland, WA .
Written in English


  • White Mountain Research Station (University of California, Los Angeles),
  • Acclimatization -- White Mountains (Calif. and Nev.)

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Edition Notes

Statementby Burt Vaughan.
ContributionsVaughan, Burton E., donor.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17623420M

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