Management of the U.S. Navy research and development centers during the cold war era a survey guide to reports by Rodney P. Carlisle

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Other titlesManagement of the US Navy research and development centers during the cold war era
StatementRodney P. Carlisle
ContributionsUnited States. Navy Dept. Navy Laboratory/Center Coordinating Group, Naval Historical Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 119 p.
Number of Pages119
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Open LibraryOL13623706M

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