2 edition of Engineering implications of chronic materials scarcity found in the catalog.
Engineering implications of chronic materials scarcity
Engineering Foundation Research Conference on National Materials Policy New England College 1976.
by The Office : [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington
Written in English
|Statement||organized by the Federation of Materials Societies for the Office of Technology Assessment, United States Congress and the National Commission on Supplies and Shortages, held at New England College, Henniker, New Hampshire, August 8-13, 1976.|
|Contributions||Engineering Foundation (U.S.), Federation of Materials Societies., United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment., United States. National Commission on Supplies and Shortages.|
|LC Classifications||TA401.3 .E39 1976|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 320 p. :|
|Number of Pages||320|
|LC Control Number||77600014|
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