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art of technical writing

by Walker, David G.

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in Commack, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technical writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby David G. Walker..
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT11
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22305983M
    ISBN 101560722886, 1560722819

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