Noise and your ear.
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Noise and your ear.

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Published by Grune & Stratton in New York .
Written in English


  • Hearing.,
  • Noise.,
  • Audiometry.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 149-150.

SeriesModern monographs in industrial medicine,, 1
LC ClassificationsQP461 .G56
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 152 p.
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6226405M
LC Control Number57012849

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