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Aug 12, 2012
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Fred Rasp
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History, especially science and technology, history of the book. Economics. Social criticism.
About Me
Retired research librarian with 35 years at the Boeing Company. Research areas: materials science, chemistry, applied physics, patents, government contracts.
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Seattle, WA
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