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How to keep product costs in line

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Published by M. Dekker in New York .
Written in English


  • Cost control.

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Edition Notes

StatementNathan Gutman.
SeriesCost engineering ;, 7, Cost engineering (Marcel Dekker, Inc.) ;, 7.
LC ClassificationsTS165 .G87 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2857367M
ISBN 100824772652
LC Control Number84019970

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