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Europe in a shrinking world: a technological perspective

Laurance Douglas Reed

Europe in a shrinking world: a technological perspective

by Laurance Douglas Reed

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Published by Oldbourne in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- Economic integration.,
    • Europe -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 199-204.

      Statement[by] Laurance Reed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC241 .R4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[8], 208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5641462M
      LC Control Number68072566

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