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The Arctic imperative an overview of the energy crisis by Richard H. Rohmer

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English



  • Canada.,
  • Canada, Northern.


  • Petroleum industry and trade -- Canada.,
  • Energy policy -- Canada.,
  • Petroleum -- Canada, Northern.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Richard Rohmer.
LC ClassificationsHD9574.C22 R63
The Physical Object
Pagination224 p.
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5091754M
ISBN 100771077017
LC Control Number74163292

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