History of operations research in the United States Army by Charles R Shrader

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Published by Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Army for Operations Research, U.S. Army, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .

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  • United States. -- Army -- History,
  • Military art and science -- Research -- United States -- History,
  • Operations research -- United States -- History

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StatementCharles R. Shrader
SeriesCMH pub -- 70-102-1
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Army
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > :
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Open LibraryOL15609987M
ISBN 100160729610
OCLC/WorldCa73821793

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