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Soviet product quality

Malcolm R. Hill

Soviet product quality

by Malcolm R. Hill

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Published by Macmillan in association with the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quality control -- Soviet Union.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p198-202. - Includes index.

    StatementMalcolm R. Hill and Richard McKay.
    SeriesStudies in Soviet history and society
    ContributionsMcKay, Richard, 1934-, University of Birmingham. Centre for Russian and East European Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS156
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv,205p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14998513M
    ISBN 100333435915

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