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An investigation of surging in a compressor by Joseph Francis Bolger

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Published by Massachusetts Institute of Technology .
Written in English


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Statementby Joseph Francis Bolger, Jr. and Robert Edgar Burrell
ContributionsBurrell, Robert Edgar
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Open LibraryOL24992539M

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