Man in the air the effects of flying on the human body by Herbert S. Zim

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Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in New York .

Written in English

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  • Aeronautics -- Medical aspects,
  • Altitude, Influence of

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 322-325.

Book details

Statementby Herbert S. Zim. Illustrated with drawings by James MacDonald and with photographs.
LC ClassificationsTL555 .Z5
The Physical Object
Paginationx p., 2 l., 3-332 p. incl. front., illus., diagrs.
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6455418M
LC Control Number43015714

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