Man and his thermal environment by R. P. Clark

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Published by E. Arnold in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Temperature -- Physiological effect.,
  • Cold -- Physiological effect.,
  • Heat -- Physiological effect.,
  • Body temperature -- Regulation.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Book details

StatementR.P. Clark, O.G. Edholm.
ContributionsEdholm, O. G.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQP82.2.T4 C53 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 253 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages253
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2874698M
ISBN 100713144459
LC Control Number84071792

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