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Published by Hofstra University] in [Hempstead, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Factory and trade waste.

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Edition Notes

StatementEdited by John E. Ullmann.
SeriesHofstra University yearbook of business, ser. 6, v. 1, Hofstra University yearbook of business ;, ser. 6, v. 1.
ContributionsUllmann, John E., ed.
LC ClassificationsTD897 .W32
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 284 p.
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5694815M
LC Control Number70084017

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