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Powering civilization

the complete energy reader

by Ridgeway, James

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Power resources.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJames Ridgeway.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .R53 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 365 p. ;
    Number of Pages365
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3506635M
    ISBN 100394514718, 0394711297
    LC Control Number82047878

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