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Naval nuclear propulsion program--1972-73.

United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

Naval nuclear propulsion program--1972-73.

Hearings, Ninety-second Congress, first session ...

by United States. Congress. Joint Committee on Atomic Energy.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Navy.,
    • Nuclear ships -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementTestimony of Vice Admiral H. G. Rickover, February 8, 1972, part I, and March 28, 1973, part II.
      ContributionsRickover, Hyman George.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF25 .A8 1972c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 273 p.
      Number of Pages273
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5166090M
      LC Control Number74601064

        Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program (NUPOC) The Navy Nuclear Propulsion Officer Candidate Program (NUPOC) is reserved for current undergraduate students. Those that meet prerequisites and high academic standards in mathematics, engineering, chemistry, or physics are invited to consider applying.


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