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British computers and industrial innovation

Eric Moonman

British computers and industrial innovation

the implications of the Parliamentary Select Commmittee; edited by Eric Moonman.

by Eric Moonman

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Published by Allen and Unwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer industry -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGreat Britain Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee D.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9696 C62 G77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination126p.
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18039869M

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