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Small manufacturing and the challenges of the new millennium

hearing before the Subcommittee on Technology of the Committee on Science, House of Representatives, One Hundred Sixth Congress, first session, September 23, 1999.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science. Subcommittee on Technology.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Small business -- Technological innovations -- United States.,
    • Economic development.,
    • Competition, International.,
    • United States -- Economic policy -- 1993-2001.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .S39957 1999f
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 70 p. ;
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6821183M
      ISBN 100160599903
      LC Control Number00300949
      OCLC/WorldCa43431111

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