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Title: Snow, ice and permafrost in military operations
Authors: Flint, Richard Foster, 1902-
Keywords: Military operations
Military engineering
Snow
Ice
Permafrost
Issue Date: Sep-1953
Publisher: U.S. Army Snow, Ice, and Permafrost Research Establishment.
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: SIPRE report ; 15.
Description: Technical Report
Summary: The background history, mission, and operational features of SIPRE are outlined. Basic research, long-range plans, field studies, cooperation with other agencies, and expected results are discussed. Operational needs and research to meet the needs are indicated. SIPRE performs fundamental scientific research as well as applied engineering research since the fundamental properties of snow and ice have not been established by civilian research. Military problems created by cold climate are summarized.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/6000
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