Fifty years of petroleum technology

a guide to the scientific and technical publications of the Institute of Petroleum 1914-1964 by Institute of Petroleum (Great Britain)

Publisher: Institute of Petroleum in London

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Distributed by Elsevier Pub. Co., Amsterdam, New York [etc.]

Statementcompiled by George Sell.
ContributionsSell, George, comp.
LC ClassificationsZ6972 .I54
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 90 p.
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4517506M
LC Control Number79363171

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