by Technical Information Branch, Solar Energy Research Institute, Available from Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Golden, Colo, Washington, D.C .
Written in English
|Statement||Commissariat à l"energie solaire (COMES), Paris ; prepared with the assistance of Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) [by] Jean-François Robert, Roger Camous, Franz Schneider.|
|Contributions||Camous, Roger., Schneider, Franz., France. Commissariat à l"énergie solaire., Centre national de la recherche scientifique (France)|
|LC Classifications||TH7413 .R63 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 220 p. :|
|Number of Pages||220|
|LC Control Number||83601537|
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