Research and development work in Finland in the 1980s.

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ContributionsScience Policy Council of Finland.
LC ClassificationsQ180.F5 R47 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination55 p. ;
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3118614M
ISBN 109514663071
LC Control Number82228450

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