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Metric manual : development, considerations, tables, comparisons, definitions for metrication in U.S.A.

Author: John J Keller
Publisher: Neenah, Wis. : J.J. Keller, ©1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The purpose of the metric manual is to give...the background necessary to understand the full implications of conversion from our customary system of measure to the international metric system of measure. Consideration is given to measurement systems in general, the customary system of measure currently in use in the United States, the international metric system (SI), the advantages and disadvantages of conversion  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John J Keller
OCLC Number: 1733202
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 352 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm

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"The purpose of the metric manual is to give...the background necessary to understand the full implications of conversion from our customary system of measure to the international metric system of measure. Consideration is given to measurement systems in general, the customary system of measure currently in use in the United States, the international metric system (SI), the advantages and disadvantages of conversion and the problems associated with conversion"--Pref. Published 1975.

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