Mechanisms of bitumen adhesion.
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Mechanisms of bitumen adhesion. by E.D Kunst

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Published by Institute of Petroleum in London .
Written in English

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SeriesTechnical papers -- IP 74-018.
ContributionsSchellekens, J.C.A., Scott, J.A.N.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20311263M

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