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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English


  • Women in technology.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by H. Patricia Hynes.
ContributionsHynes, H. Patricia.
LC ClassificationsT36 .R43 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 206 p. ;
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1878956M
ISBN 100253328810, 0253206227
LC Control Number90039330

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