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Engineers and what they do. by Harold Coy

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Engineering -- Vocational guidance.

Book details:

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LC ClassificationsTA157 .C65
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p.
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5819261M
LC Control Number61005083
OCLC/WorldCa1737397

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