5 edition of Workplace health protection found in the catalog.
Includes biliographical references.
|Statement||by Robert G. Confer.|
|LC Classifications||RC967 .C5967 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||541 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||541|
|LC Control Number||93045604|
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