Alternating-current circuits by Russell Marion Kerchner

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Published by J. Wiley & Sons, Inc., Chapman & Hall, Limited in New York, London .

Written in English

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  • Electric currents, Alternating,
  • Electric circuits

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Statementby Russell M. Kerchner ... and George F. Corcoran ...
ContributionsCorcoran, George F. 1900- joint author.
LC ClassificationsTK1141 .K44 1943
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 553 p.
Number of Pages553
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6453529M
LC Control Number43011878

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