Gravitational stress in aerospace medicine
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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


  • Space medicine.,
  • Acceleration (Physiology)

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Statement[edited by] Otto H. Gauer [and] George D. Zuidema. Sponsored by the Aerospace Medical Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
ContributionsZuidema, George D., joint ed.
LC ClassificationsRC1075 .G34 1961
The Physical Object
Pagination278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5820953M
LC Control Number61007099

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