2 edition of Oil in the modern world found in the catalog.
Oil in the modern world
Raj Narain Gupta
Bibliography: p. 170.
|Statement||with a foreword by N.V. Gadgil.|
|LC Classifications||HD9560.5 .G76|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||14, 170 p.|
|Number of Pages||170|
|LC Control Number||50033747|
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