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Developing Knowledge Workers in the Printing and Publishing Industries (The C-2-C Series, Book 4)

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Published by Common Ground Pub .
Written in English


  • Industries - Media & Communications Industries,
  • Labor,
  • Social Aspects,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business/Economics

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ContributionsBill Cope (Editor), Robin Freeman (Editor)
The Physical Object
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Open LibraryOL12063237M
ISBN 101863355146
ISBN 109781863355148

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