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future of copper pyrometallurgy proceedings of a symposium held during the First Latin American Congress of Mining and Extractive Metallurgy, Santiago, Chile August 27th to September 1st, 1973 by Copper Pyrometallurgy Symposium (1973 Santiago de Chile)

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Published by Chilean Institute of Mining Engineers in Santiago .
Written in English


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Statementorganized by the Chilean Institute of Mining Engineers ; Carlos Diaz, editor.
ContributionsDíaz, Carlos Manuel., Latin American Congress of Mining and Extractive Metallurgy ., Instituto de Ingenieros de Minas de Chile
LC ClassificationsTN"780"C69"1973
The Physical Object
Pagination291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21623967M
LC Control Number79-307367

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