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Designing to prevent failure

Designing to prevent failure

symposium ... held at National Engineering Laboratory (November 18-19, 1969).

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Published by Birniehill Institute in Glasgow .
Written in English


Edition Notes

At head of title: Ministry of Technology, University of Strathclyde.

ContributionsUniversity of Strathclyde., Birniehill Institute.
The Physical Object
Pagination(54) leaves
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20117536M

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