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Electric power stations

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Published by McGraw-Hill Book Company, inc. in New York [etc.] .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby L. W. W. Morrow ...
LC ClassificationsTK1191 .M6
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 326 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs.
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6697964M
LC Control Number27001774

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