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Technology and economic development.

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Published by Penguin books in Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic development.,
  • Economic history -- 1945-1971.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination236, (1) p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19780085M

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