3 edition of future of energy use found in the catalog.
future of energy use
Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-192) and index.
|Other titles||Energy use|
|Statement||Robert Hill, Phil O"Keefe, and Colin Snape.|
|Contributions||O"Keefe, Philip., Snape, Colin.|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.2 .H53 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||197 p. :|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||93117388|
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