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Women in science & engineering

Women in science & engineering

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Gulf Ecology Division in Gulf Breeze, Fla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in Science & Engineering (Organization),
  • Women in science,
  • Women in engineering,
  • Women scientists -- United States,
  • Women engineers -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWomen in science and engineering.
    ContributionsNational Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory (U.S.). Gulf Ecology Division.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[8] p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17533745M
    OCLC/WorldCa38979497


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