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Energy and the missing resource

a view from the laboratory
  • 182 Pages
  • 3.97 MB
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Cambridge University Press , Cambridge [England], New York
Power resources., Power (Mecha
StatementI. Dostrovsky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .D68 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 182 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2038523M
ISBN 100521265924, 052131965X
LC Control Number88014916

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