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Energy : Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of Man

By: Sporn, Philip.
Contributor(s): Thring, M. W | Rhys Jones, D. C | Gaskell, T. F.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2013Description: 1 online resource (84 p.).ISBN: 9781483136707.Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Energy : Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of ManLOC classification: HD9540.5 | S667 2013Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Front Cover; Energy: Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of Man; Copyright Page; ACKNOWLEDGMENT; FOREWORD; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; Lecture I; Lecture II; Lecture III
Summary: Energy: Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of Man deals with energy production and conversion as well as its role in the advancement of civilization. Based on three lectures delivered in February-March 1962 under the auspices of the Graduate School of Business Columbia University, the book explores a wide range of energy-related issues such as energy supply, fossil fuels, electricity, nuclear power, coal, oil, and natural gas. This volume begins with a discussion of some of the current fallacies and overstatements about the role of energy, including the fear of a world shortage
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Front Cover; Energy: Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of Man; Copyright Page; ACKNOWLEDGMENT; FOREWORD; Table of Contents; INTRODUCTION; Lecture I; Lecture II; Lecture III

Energy: Its Production, Conversion and Use in the Service of Man deals with energy production and conversion as well as its role in the advancement of civilization. Based on three lectures delivered in February-March 1962 under the auspices of the Graduate School of Business Columbia University, the book explores a wide range of energy-related issues such as energy supply, fossil fuels, electricity, nuclear power, coal, oil, and natural gas. This volume begins with a discussion of some of the current fallacies and overstatements about the role of energy, including the fear of a world shortage

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