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Published by Harper in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Industrial efficiency,
  • Industrial engineering,
  • Industrial engineering

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Statementby Frederick Winslow Taylor ..
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. ;
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16958172M

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