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Energy efficient small scale brick making.

Tom Mackenzie

Energy efficient small scale brick making.

by Tom Mackenzie

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Published by University of East London in London .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.Sc.) - University of East London, School of Computing and Technology.

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Open LibraryOL15538372M

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