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Problems in developing the Atomic Energy Commission"s fast flux test facility

United States. General Accounting Office

Problems in developing the Atomic Energy Commission"s fast flux test facility

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fast Flux Test Facility (Wash.),
  • Liquid metal fast breeder reactors.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementreport to the Congress by the Comptroller General of the United States.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTK9203.B7 U5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3, 59 p.
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4376507M
    LC Control Number78609131

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