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A Historical dictionary of American industrial language

A Historical dictionary of American industrial language

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Published by Greenwood Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Industries -- United States -- Dictionaries.,
    • Industries -- United States -- Terminology -- History.,
    • English language -- United States -- Etymology -- Dictionaries.,
    • Americanisms -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by William H. Mulligan, Jr.
      ContributionsMulligan, William H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS9 .H57 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 332 p. ;
      Number of Pages332
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2406314M
      ISBN 100313241716
      LC Control Number87037544

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