South African energy in perspective

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Publisher: SANCWEC in [Cape Town

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Other titlesSuid-Afrikaanse energie in perspektief.
Statementorganised by SANCWEC = Suid-Afrikaanse energie in perspektief : "n konferense / georganiseer deur SANKWEK.
ContributionsSANCWEC (Organization)
LC ClassificationsHD9502.S56 S69 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
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Open LibraryOL3268005M
LC Control Number83189689

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