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Published by Wadebridge Ecological Centre in Wadebridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water-power.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 70-72.

Statementedited by Andrew MacKillop.
ContributionsMacKillop, Andrew.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTC147 .H9
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 74 p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4923934M
ISBN 100950411116
LC Control Number76350192

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