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Published by American management association in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Industrial efficiency.

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Statementby Erwin H. Schell ... J. M. Druliner ... Lt. Col. J. H White, jr. ... [and others]
SeriesIts Production series., No. 148
ContributionsSchell, Erwin Haskell, 1889-1965.
LC ClassificationsT58 .A624
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. incl. forms.
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6465214M
LC Control Number44003697

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