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Published by Aldine Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Power resources.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 195-199.

SeriesUniversity library of geography
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9540.5 .M2, HD9540.5 .M2
The Physical Object
Pagination205 p.
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14324133M
LC Control Number67017605

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