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Author Smil, Vaclav.

Title Energies : an illustrated guide to the biosphere and civilization / Vaclav Smil.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1999.

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 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    531.6 SMI    Available
Description xviii, 210 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-207) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Sun and earth -- pt. 2. Plants and animals -- pt. 3. People and food -- pt. 4. Preindustrial societies -- pt. 5. Fossil-fueled civilization -- pt. 6. Transportation and information.
Subject Power resources -- Social aspects.
ISBN 0262194104 : $25.00

 
    
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