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Published by Springer Verlag in Berlin .
Written in English

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StatementA.A. Berlin ... [et al.].
SeriesPolymers/properties and applications -- 10
ContributionsBerlin, Alexandre Al.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18607589M
ISBN 10354015051X

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