Productivity of the iron foundry industry in South Africa, 1973.
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Productivity of the iron foundry industry in South Africa, 1973. by National Productivity Institute.

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Published by National Productivity Institute in [Pretoria] .
Written in English



  • South Africa.


  • Iron industry and trade -- South Africa.

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LC ClassificationsHD9527.S72 N37 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 197 p. :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4756690M
ISBN 100620010967
LC Control Number78102956

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