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origins of technological innovations the case of the BICC low fire hazard cable market by Jonathan Smith

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Published by UMIST in Manchester .
Written in English

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StatementJonathan Smith ; supervised by R. Coombs.
ContributionsCoombs, R., School of Management.
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Open LibraryOL19176179M

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