Some electrical phenomena in rotating metallic conductors

by Sam Isaac Weissman in Chicago, Ill

Written in English
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  • Electromotive force.,
  • Electric conductors.

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Statementby Sam Isaac Weissman.
LC ClassificationsQC618 .W4
The Physical Object
Paginationii numb. l., 28 p.
Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL189656M
LC Control Numbera 46002680

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