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Wind Energy for the Eighties

P. J. Musgrave

Wind Energy for the Eighties

by P. J. Musgrave

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Published by Institution of Electrical Engineers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy conversion & storage,
  • Engineering - Mechanical,
  • Wind Energy Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11371590M
    ISBN 100906048737
    ISBN 109780906048733

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