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Life, heat, and altitude

David Bruce Dill

Life, heat, and altitude

physiological effects of hot climates and great heights

by David Bruce Dill

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heat -- Physiological effect.,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on.,
  • Weather -- Physiological effect.,
  • Altitude, Influence of.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Bruce Dill ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP82 .D55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 211 p.
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6370601M
    LC Control Number38014421
    OCLC/WorldCa1049100

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