by Dept. of University Extension, the University of New England in Armidale .
Written in English
|Other titles||Discharge and plasma physics.|
|Statement||Edited by S. C. Haydon.|
|Contributions||Haydon, S. C., University of New England., University of Queensland.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 509 p. :|
|Number of Pages||509|
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