Culture and technological development in Southeast Asia

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Published by Nomos in Baden-Baden .

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Places:

  • Southeast Asia,
  • Asia, Southeastern.

Subjects:

  • Technology -- Social aspects -- Asia, Southeastern.,
  • Southeast Asia -- Civilization.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 167-168.

Book details

StatementBernhard Dahm [und] Götz Link (eds.).
SeriesSchriftenreihe der Deutschen Stiftung für Internationale Entwicklung., Schriftenreihe der Deutschen Stiftung für Internationale Entwicklung., Nr. 1318 B/a
ContributionsDahm, Bernhard., Link, Götz.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS523.2 .C85 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination185 p. :
Number of Pages185
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1664512M
ISBN 10378901477X
LC Control Number91229599
OCLC/WorldCa19116649

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