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Energy information sources

I. Winship

Energy information sources

a paper presented at a Meeting on Information Sources and Requirements in Energy held at Newcastle upon Tyne Polytechnic Library on 12 February 1975

by I. Winship

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Published by Newcastle-upon-Tyne Polytechnic .
Written in English


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