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Building materials in developing countries

by R. J. S. Spence

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Published by Wiley in Chichester [West Sussex], New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Building materials -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementR.J.S. Spence, D.J. Cook.
      ContributionsCook, D. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTA402.7 .S63 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 338 p. :
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3497341M
      ISBN 100471102350
      LC Control Number82017434

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