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Published by Ann Arbor Science Publishers in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Power resources.,
  • Energy policy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementadvisory editors, Howard Gordon, Roy Meador.
ContributionsGordon, Howard., Meador, Roy.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .P48
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4562168M
ISBN 100250401614
LC Control Number77074777

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