Technological and economic aspects of establishing textile industries in developing countries.
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Technological and economic aspects of establishing textile industries in developing countries.

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Published by United Nations in New York .
Written in English



  • Developing countries.


  • Textile industry -- Developing countries.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsJX1977 .A2 ID/7
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5332614M
LC Control Number72185799

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