Macromolecules in Cultural Heritage (Macromolecular Symposia)

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ContributionsFrancesca Cappitelli (Editor), Yvonne Shashoua (Editor), Espedito Vassallo (Editor)
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Number of Pages116
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Open LibraryOL12767576M
ISBN 103527317449
ISBN 109783527317448

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