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Title:
Scientific unit conversion : a practical guide to metrication
Author:
Cardarelli, François, 1966-
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
London ; New York : Springer, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xvi, 488 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781852330439
Format :
Book

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Expanded, revised and updated here, this detailed guide is truly unique, giving accurate metric equivalents and conversion factors for no fewer than 10,000 scientific units with detailed descriptions of over 2,000. It covers the whole spectrum of science, technology and medicine, and deals with US, British, conventional metric, historic and SI units. The pocket-sized format and slot-in user guide bookmark makes it handy and user-friendly, a great time-saver, and a perfect addition to any research department, engineers , scientists or students library.