Fire : A very short introduction. / Scott, Andrew Cunningham.

Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020. 156 p. (A Very Short Introduction).

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Fire : A very short introduction. / Scott, Andrew Cunningham.

Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020. 156 p. (A Very Short Introduction).

Research output: Book/ReportBook

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Scott, AC 2020, Fire: A very short introduction. A Very Short Introduction, Oxford University Press, Oxford.

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Scott, A. C. (2020). Fire: A very short introduction. (A Very Short Introduction). Oxford University Press.

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Scott AC. Fire: A very short introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. 156 p. (A Very Short Introduction).

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Scott, Andrew Cunningham. / Fire : A very short introduction. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2020. 156 p. (A Very Short Introduction).

BibTeX

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