by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Technical Information Service in Springfield, VA (5285 Port Royal Road, Springfield 22161) .
Written in English
|Other titles||CD-ROMs and optical discs available from NTIS.|
|Contributions||United States. National Technical Information Service.|
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