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Published by European Space Agency in Paris, France .
Written in English



  • Europe.


  • Space industrialization -- Europe.,
  • Reduced gravity environments -- Industrial applications.

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Other titlesPromotion of industrial development and utilisation of microgravity in space.
Statement[editor, T.-D. Guyenne].
SeriesESA BR ;, 76
ContributionsGuyenne, T. D., European Space Agency.
LC ClassificationsHD9711.75.E8512 P76 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1458853M
ISBN 109290920831
LC Control Number93114733

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