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Research and the Library

Alan L. Whipple

Research and the Library

A Student Guide to Basic Techniques

by Alan L. Whipple

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Published by Longman Group United Kingdom .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Research,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8180153M
    ISBN 100883340623
    ISBN 109780883340622
    OCLC/WorldCa1531206


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