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Glossary of industry terms.

Glossary of industry terms.

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Published by Institute of Makers of Explosives in Washington, D.C. (1575 Eye St., N.W., Washington 20005) .
Written in English

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    SeriesPublication / Safety Library ;, no. 12, Publication (Institute of Makers of Explosives. Safety Library) ;, no. 12.
    ContributionsInstitute of Makers of Explosives.
    LC ClassificationsTP270.A2 G56
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p. ;
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3518156M
    LC Control Number82101495

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