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Science for welfare and warfare

Per Lundin

Science for welfare and warfare

technology and state initiative in cold war Sweden

by Per Lundin

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Published by Science History Publications/USA in Sagamore Beach, MA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPer Lundin, Niklas Stenlås, Johan Gribbe, editors
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC375 .S395 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24423934M
ISBN 100881354252
LC Control Number2010030640
OCLC/WorldCa650019985

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