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Light and health

Luckiesh, Matthew

Light and health

a discussion of light and other radiations in relationship to life and to health

by Luckiesh, Matthew

  • 7 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by The Williams & Wilkins Company in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Light -- Physiological effect.,
  • Lighting.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby M. Luckiesh ... and A. J. Pacini ...
    ContributionsPacini, August John, 1888- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP82 .L7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 302 p.
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6685490M
    LC Control Number26000481
    OCLC/WorldCa1157229

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