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Published by Division of Systems Safety Analysis, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Nuclear power plants -- Fires and fire prevention,
  • Fireproofing

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Edition Notes

StatementC.S. Bajwa, K. S. West.
ContributionsWest, K. S., U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Division of Systems Safety and Analysis.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 59 p.
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17603742M

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