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From stump-jump plough to interscan

Australian Academy of Science. Science and Industry Forum

From stump-jump plough to interscan

a review of invention and innovation in Australia : papers delivered at a meeting of the Science and Industry Forum of the Australian Academy of Science.

by Australian Academy of Science. Science and Industry Forum

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Published by Australian Academy of Science in Canberra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inventions -- Australia -- Congresses,
  • Technology -- Australia -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesForum report - Australian Academy of Science, Science and Industry Forum -- no. 10
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT29 A88
    The Physical Object
    Pagination112 p. :
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20731487M
    ISBN 10085847039X

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