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Published by Scottish Academic Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Brickmaking -- Developing countries.

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Edition Notes

StatementJames Keddie and William Cleghorn.
SeriesDavid Livingstone Institute series on choice of technique in developing countries ;, v. 3
ContributionsCleghorn, William, joint author.
LC ClassificationsTP827 .K42
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3912312M
LC Control Number81478375

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