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Mineralogy for metallurgists an illustrated guide by H. W. Fander

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Published by Institution of Mining and Metallurgy in London, England .
Written in English


  • Mineralogy, Determinative.,
  • Ores -- Identification.,
  • Physical metallurgy.

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Edition Notes

StatementH.W. Fander.
LC ClassificationsQE368.9 .F36 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 77 p. :
Number of Pages77
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2638940M
ISBN 100900488794
LC Control Number85214536

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