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Fuel oils and their applications an introductory treatise on the sources, classification, and production of fuel oils, the principles and apparatus involved in their selection, examination, and use by Herbert Victor Mitchell

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Published by Sir I. Pitman & sons, ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Petroleum as fuel.,
  • Fuel, Colloidal.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 165-168.

Statementwith notes on colloidal fuels, by H. V. Mitchell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTP355 .M4
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 171 p.
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6669336M
LC Control Number24022921
OCLC/WorldCa3681294

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