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Burning tomorrow"s fuels

Combustion Engineering Conference (1979 Stratford-upon-Avon)

Burning tomorrow"s fuels

conference 1979.

by Combustion Engineering Conference (1979 Stratford-upon-Avon)

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Published by The Combustion Engineering Association in Sunningdale, Berks .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsCombustion Engineering Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21185616M

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