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Published by Published on behalf of the Society of Chemical Industry by Wiley in Chichester, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Asbestos substitutes.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by A.A. Hodgson.
SeriesCritical reports on applied chemistry ;, v. 26
ContributionsHodgson, A. A., Pye, A. M., Elmes, P. C., Society of Chemical Industry (Great Britain)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA455.A6 A39 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2208368M
ISBN 100471923532
LC Control Number89030663

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