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Risks in modern industry.

American Academy of Political and Social Science.

Risks in modern industry.

by American Academy of Political and Social Science.

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Published in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial life insurance.,
  • Accidents -- Prevention.,
  • Industrial safety.,
  • Employers" liability.,
  • Pensions.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesIts Annals -- v. 38, no. 1., Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science -- v. 38, no. 1.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 317 p.
    Number of Pages317
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16620551M

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Risks in modern industry. Philadelphia, American academy of political and social Science, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: American Academy of Political and Social Science. OCLC Number: Notes: "Book department": p. "Report of the Annual meeting committee": p. Description: iii, [3.

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