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[This Nation"s supply of and demand for fuel and energy resources

Edward L. Weidenfeld

[This Nation"s supply of and demand for fuel and energy resources

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Published by Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, U.S. House of Representatives in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Power resources -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Edward L. Weidenfeld]
      ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9545 .W44
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 l.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5392007M
      LC Control Number72603545

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