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Policy alternatives of the major energy-importing nations

Eleanor B. Steinberg

Policy alternatives of the major energy-importing nations

by Eleanor B. Steinberg

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Published by Brookings Institution Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Energy policy.,
  • Nuclear energy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEleanor B. Steinberg, Joseph A. Yager.
    SeriesBrookings General series reprint -- 338
    ContributionsYager, Joseph A., 1916-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD"9502"S845
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95-124 p.
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20226375M

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