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ergonomic evaluation of domestic cookers

M. A. Ferguson

ergonomic evaluation of domestic cookers

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Thesis(M.Sc.) - Loughborough University of Technology 1974.

Statementby M.A. Ferguson.
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Open LibraryOL21209381M

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