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Appropriate technology a bibliography of books and other materials in the Library, Unesco Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania ... Bangkok, Thailand. by Unesco. Regional Office for Education in Asia and Oceania. Library.

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Published by The Library in Bangkok, Thailand .
Written in English


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Series[Document] - UNESCO Bangkok ; BKD/78/RHM/797-3000
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LC ClassificationsMLCS 83/10778 (Z)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 103 p. :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4138683M
LC Control Number80116856

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