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Published by Van Nostrand in New York .
Written in English


  • Distilling industries.,
  • Wine and wine making -- Analysis.,
  • Liquors.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Karl M. Herstein and Thomas C. Gregory.
ContributionsGregory, Thomas C. jt. auth.
LC ClassificationsTP505 .H4
The Physical Object
Pagination360 p.
Number of Pages360
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6320085M
LC Control Number35008437

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