New England"s paper mill industry
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New England"s paper mill industry survival through plant maintenance and product specialization by John P. McNichols

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Published by Joint Center for Urban Studies of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University, U.S. National Technical Information Service in Cambridge, Mass, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Papermaking -- New England.,
  • New England -- Industries.

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Other titlesPrivate investment, public policy, and the transformation of older regions
StatementJohn P. McNichols, Jr.
ContributionsUnited States. Economic Development Administration.
The Physical Object
Pagination100 leaves :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16485293M

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