Dictionary of glass-making. Glastechnische woordenlijst. (Nederlands supplement).

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Published by Secretariat of Sub-Committee A 1, Institut national du verre, [bd Defontaine, 10] in Charleroi .

Written in English

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  • Glass manufacture -- Dictionaries -- Dutch.

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In Dutch.

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Other titlesGlastechnische woordenlijst.
StatementEdited by Sub-Committee A 1 of the International Commission on Glass. Dutch version worked out by the Belgo-Dutch Group of Sub-Committee A 1.
ContributionsInternational Commission on Glass. Sub-committee A1.
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LC ClassificationsTP788 .D522
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4978354M
LC Control Number76469019

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