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The End of Fossil Energy And a Plan for Sustainability by John Howe

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Published by McIntire Publishing .
Written in English


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  • Technology & Industrial Arts

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages115
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8582059M
ISBN 100974340405
ISBN 109780974340401

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