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Producing energy

by Helen Carey McKeever

  • 353 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Power resources -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Power (Mechanics) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Power resources.,
  • Power (Mechanics)

  • About the Edition

    Describes the derivation and use of various forms of energy including coal, oil, natural gas, electricity, and nuclear and solar energy. Also discusses the future potential of these energy sources.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Helen H. Carey.
    SeriesA First book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTJ163.23 .C37 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2845339M
    ISBN 100531048306
    LC Control Number84007400
    OCLC/WorldCa10751289

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