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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Power resources -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.,
  • Fuel -- United States -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

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Edition Notes

Statement[Prepared by Harry Perry and Edward L. Weidenfeld]
ContributionsPerry, Harry, 1918-, Weidenfeld, Edward L., United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs.
LC ClassificationsHD9545 .S36
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 473 p.
Number of Pages473
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5391099M
LC Control Number72602502

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