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Defensive works of subarctic snow

Philip R. Johnson

Defensive works of subarctic snow

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Published by Dept. of Defense, Dept of the Army, Corps of Engineers, Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Hanover, N.H, Springfield, Va .
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    Subjects:
  • Snow.,
  • Fortification.,
  • Firearms.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philip R. Johnson.
    SeriesCRREL report ; 77-6, CRREL report -- 77-6.
    ContributionsCold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 23 p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17537142M

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    snow in an ecosystem. Students will observe the differences and similarities between the insulating properties of fur and snow. Methods Students perform a series of simple experiments to show that both snow and fur create insulation that can keep animals warm. Background Snow is a good insulator because air is trapped in between snow crystals.


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