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The Resource Let it shine : the 6,000-year story of solar energy, John Perlin ; foreword by Amory B. Lovins

Let it shine : the 6,000-year story of solar energy, John Perlin ; foreword by Amory B. Lovins

Label
Let it shine : the 6,000-year story of solar energy
Title
Let it shine
Title remainder
the 6,000-year story of solar energy
Statement of responsibility
John Perlin ; foreword by Amory B. Lovins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Details the history of strategies to use the power of the sun for human benefit, from the architecture of the ancient Chinese, Greeks, and Romans to the widespread use of solar water heaters in California at the turn of the 20th century"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Perlin, John
Dewey number
621.4709
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ810
LC item number
.B88 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Solar energy
  • Architecture and solar radiation
  • HOUSE & HOME / Sustainable Living
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
  • ARCHITECTURE / Sustainability & Green Design
  • HISTORY / Civilization
Label
Let it shine : the 6,000-year story of solar energy, John Perlin ; foreword by Amory B. Lovins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of: A golden thread / by Ken Butti and John Perlin. -- Palo Alto : Cheshire Books ; New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, ©1980
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013010030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fully revised and expanded
Extent
xxi, 519 pages
Isbn
9781608681327
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013010030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Let it shine : the 6,000-year story of solar energy, John Perlin ; foreword by Amory B. Lovins
Publication
Note
Revision of: A golden thread / by Ken Butti and John Perlin. -- Palo Alto : Cheshire Books ; New York : Van Nostrand Reinhold, ©1980
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2013010030
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fully revised and expanded
Extent
xxi, 519 pages
Isbn
9781608681327
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013010030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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