Toward an efficient energy future proceedings of the International Energy Symposium III, May 24-27, 1982 by International Energy Symposium (3rd 1982 Knoxville, Tenn.)

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Published by Ballinger Pub. Co. in Cambridge, Mass .

Written in English

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  • Energy policy -- Congresses.

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Statementedited by Mary R. English, Robert A. Bohm, Lillian A. Clinard.
SeriesInternational energy symposia series ;, v. 3
ContributionsEnglish, Mary R., Bohm, Robert A., Clinard, Lillian A.
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LC ClassificationsHD9502.A2 I5785 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3503888M
ISBN 100884108783
LC Control Number82024280

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