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Realities of metrication a report. by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

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Published by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Metric system -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsQC92.U54 I55 1977
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Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
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Open LibraryOL4562144M
LC Control Number77074711

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