Silver in the history of science, technology and art
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Published by Národní technické muzeum in [Praha .
Written in English


  • Silver mines and mining -- History -- Congresses.

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ContributionsČeskoslovenská vědeckotechnická společnost. Hornická Příbram ve vědě a technice., Narodní technické muzeum v Praze.
LC ClassificationsTN430 .S54
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p.
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5096022M
LC Control Number74167799

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