Science, technology, and Congress

analysis and advice from the congressional support agencies : a report of the Carnegie Commission on Science, Technology, and Government.
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ContributionsCarnegie Commission on Science, Technology, and Government.
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LC ClassificationsQ127.U6 S3265 1993
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Pagination75 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1225713M
ISBN 101881054179
LC Control Number94226087
OCLC/WorldCa30325957

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