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The Resource Coal and oil, John Tabak

Coal and oil, John Tabak

Label
Coal and oil
Title
Coal and oil
Statement of responsibility
John Tabak
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses coal and oil, their history, the potential implications of continued reliance on coal and oil on the environment and on the economy
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tabak, John
Dewey number
333.8/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TP319
LC item number
.T33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Energy and the environment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coal
  • Energy policy
  • Oil industries
  • Petroleum as fuel
  • Fossil fuels
  • Coal
  • Energy policy
  • Fossil fuels
  • Oil industries
  • Petroleum as fuel
  • United States
  • Coal
  • Petroleum as fuel
  • Fossil fuels
Label
Coal and oil, John Tabak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Coal : A brief history of coal ; Geochemistry and geology ; Meeting the demand for coal ; The combustion reaction ; Electricity production and its consequences ; Alternative uses for coal ; Price versus cost and national coal policies -- pt. 2: Oil : A brief history of oil ; The geology and chemistry of oil ; Meeting the demand for oil ; Creating and consuming petroleum products ; Patterns of consumption ; Environmental costs of the oil economy ; Oil markets and government policies
Control code
ocn230730323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 208 pages
Isbn
9780816070831
Lccn
2008024343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230730323
  • (OCoLC)230730323
Label
Coal and oil, John Tabak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-199) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Coal : A brief history of coal ; Geochemistry and geology ; Meeting the demand for coal ; The combustion reaction ; Electricity production and its consequences ; Alternative uses for coal ; Price versus cost and national coal policies -- pt. 2: Oil : A brief history of oil ; The geology and chemistry of oil ; Meeting the demand for oil ; Creating and consuming petroleum products ; Patterns of consumption ; Environmental costs of the oil economy ; Oil markets and government policies
Control code
ocn230730323
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 208 pages
Isbn
9780816070831
Lccn
2008024343
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o230730323
  • (OCoLC)230730323

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