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Toxic and Hazardous Materials

A Sourcebook and Guide to Information Sources (Bibliographies and Indexes in Science and Technology)

by James K. Webster

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • Environmental Pollution Engineering,
  • Reference,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Bibliographies & Indexes,
  • Bibliography,
  • Directories,
  • Hazardous substances,
  • Information services

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10418878M
    ISBN 100313245754
    ISBN 109780313245756

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