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history of the chemical industry in Lambton County. by R. M. McPherson

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Published by Public Relations Dept., Dow Chemical of Canada in Sarnia, Ont .
Written in English

Book details:

LC ClassificationsMLCS 82/7843
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3095714M
LC Control Number82199701

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