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Published by Asian Institute of Technology in Bangkok .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Ricardo P. Pama, Seng-Lip Lee and Noel D. Vietmeyer.
ContributionsPama, Ricardo P., Lee, Seng-Lip., Vietmeyer, Noel D., Asian Institute of Technology., National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
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Paginationv,106p.
Number of Pages106
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Open LibraryOL14374466M

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