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practice of lubrication an engineering treatise on the origin, nature and testing of lubricants, their selection, application and use. by T C. Thomson

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York, London .
Written in English

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Paginationxi, 607p. :
Number of Pages607
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Open LibraryOL13672115M

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