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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Bureau of Standards : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Solar energy -- Research -- United States.,
  • Heat storage devices.,
  • Solar heating.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJames E. Hill ... [et al.], Center for Building Technology, Institute for Applied Technology ; prepared for the Energy, Research, and Development Administration, Division of Solar Energy.
SeriesNBS technical note ; 899, NBS technical note -- 899.
ContributionsHill, James E., United States. National Bureau of Standards., United States. Energy Research and Development Administration.
The Physical Object
Paginationv., 258 p. :
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17645329M

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