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Published by Republic of Malawi, Ministry of Forestry and Natural Resources, Geological Survey Dept., Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources in Zomba [Malawi], Hannover [Germany] .
Written in English


  • Building stones.,
  • Stone veneers.,
  • Building stones -- Testing.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Werner Gwosdz.
LC ClassificationsTA426 .G86 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination18 p. :
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1267250M
LC Control Number94980442

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