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World energy crisis : a reference handbook

Author: David E Newton
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2013.
Series: Contemporary world issues.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a historical background for the world's current energy problems, describing how the Industrial Revolution has led us to the impending end of the "Age of Fossil Fuels," and describes possible solutions for averting a global crisis.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
World energy crisis.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2013
(DLC) 2012016975
(OCoLC)780481263
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David E Newton
ISBN: 1610691482 9781610691482
OCLC Number: 826855539
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 334 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Background and history --
Problems, controversies, and solutions --
Perspectives --
Profiles --
Data and documents --
Resources --
Chronology.
Series Title: Contemporary world issues.
Responsibility: David E. Newton.

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