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|Statement||edited by A.F.C. Sherratt.|
|Contributions||Sherratt, A. F. C., Construction Industry Conference Centre.|
|LC Classifications||TH6025 .A66 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 242 p. :|
|Number of Pages||242|
|LC Control Number||83014766|
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