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Radioactivity and radioactive substances

Chadwick, James Sir

Radioactivity and radioactive substances

an introduction to the study of radio-active substances and their radiations. The nature of radioactivity and the bearing of radioactive transformations on the structure of the atom

by Chadwick, James Sir

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Published by Sir.I. Pitman & sons. Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radioactivity.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J. Chadwick. With foreword by Sir Ernest Rutherford.
    SeriesPitman"s technical primer series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 116 p. :
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19473914M
    LC Control Number31025033


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