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2 edition of Technical editing. found in the catalog.

Technical editing.

B. H. Weil

Technical editing.

by B. H. Weil

  • 249 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Editing,
  • Technical writing

  • Edition Notes

    StatementContributing authors: Gordon H. Bixler [and others]
    ContributionsBixler, Gordon H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN162 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination278 p.
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6249048M
    LC Control Number58010426
    OCLC/WorldCa2214664

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