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The Resource Children of the sun : a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy, Alfred W. Crosby

Children of the sun : a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy, Alfred W. Crosby

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Children of the sun : a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy
Title
Children of the sun
Title remainder
a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy
Statement of responsibility
Alfred W. Crosby
Title variation
Children of the sun
Title variation remainder
a history of humanitys unappeasable appetite for energy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A survey of humanity's historical and modern efforts to harness sun-based energy reveals how the human race's successes have hinged directly on effective uses of sun energy and cites rates in pollution and global warming as warning signs of fossil fuel limits
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268912
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DLC
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Crosby, Alfred W
Dewey number
333.79
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ163.2
LC item number
.C78 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Power resources
  • Power resources
  • Solar energy
Target audience
adult
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a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy
Label
Children of the sun : a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy, Alfred W. Crosby
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024361.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-180) and index
Control code
ocm61456528
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 192 p.
Isbn
9780393059359
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005024361
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Children of the sun : a history of humanity's unappeasable appetite for energy, Alfred W. Crosby
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0518/2005024361.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-180) and index
Control code
ocm61456528
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 192 p.
Isbn
9780393059359
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005024361
Other physical details
ill.

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