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Science, technology and government

Bath Conference 1966.

Science, technology and government

[proceedings of] the second Bath Conference, 1966

by Bath Conference 1966.

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Published by Bath U.P. in Bristol .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science and state -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Kenneth Hudson.
    ContributionsHudson, Kenneth, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ125 .B35 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[3], 195 p.
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5648254M
    LC Control Number68084719

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