Science parks

a select bibliography
  • 4.57 MB
  • English
Leicester Polytechnic Library , Leicester
StatementValerie J. Nurcombe.
SeriesLibrary guide
ContributionsLeicester Polytechnic. Library.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14829531M

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