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Published by Interscience in New York, London .
Written in English

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Statementedited by E.T. Kaiser, L. Kevan.
SeriesReactive intermediates in organic chemistry
ContributionsKevan, Larry., Kaiser, E. T.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages800
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Open LibraryOL15052417M
ISBN 100470454903

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