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Solid rocket motor technology papers presented at the 53rd Meeting of the AGARD Propulsion and Energetics Panel held at the Old War School,Oslo, Norway, 2-5 April 1979. by

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Published by Agard in Neuilly sur Seine .
Written in English

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SeriesAgard Conference proceedings -- 259
ContributionsAdvisory Group for Aerospace Research and Development. Propulsion and Energetics Panel.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14329728M

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