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Published by UMIST.Department of Management Sciences in Manchester .
Written in English

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StatementJ.F. Pickering and I.M. Sheldon.
SeriesOccasional papers / UMIST.Department of Management Sciences -- No.8209
ContributionsSheldon, I. M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13774204M

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