Published 1972 in Geneva .
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At head of title: International Labour Organisation programme of industrial activities. Petroleum Committee, 8th session, Geneva, 1973.
|Series||Report ;, 3, Report (International Labour Office. Petroleum Committee) ;, 8th session, 3.|
|LC Classifications||HD8030.P4 R46 8th sess., no. 3, HD7269.P4 R46 8th sess., no. 3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 63 p.|
|Number of Pages||63|
|LC Control Number||75325318|
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