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Omnibus geothermal energy legislation hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, November 2, 1979. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Energy Research and Production.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .S3936 1979e
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 241 p. ;
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4236964M
LC Control Number80601387

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