3 edition of Climate and the energy of nations found in the catalog.
Climate and the energy of nations
S. F. Markham
|Statement||[by] S. F. Markham.|
|LC Classifications||GF31 .M255 1947|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 240 p.|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||47002705|
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