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The Resource Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help, Edward Teller

Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help, Edward Teller

Label
Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help
Title
Energy from heaven and earth
Title remainder
in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help
Statement of responsibility
Edward Teller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-2003
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Teller, Edward
Dewey number
333.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ163.2
LC item number
.T4
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Power resources
  • Ressources énergétiques
  • Power resources
  • Energie (exacte wetenschappen)
  • Energiebronnen
Label
Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help, Edward Teller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on lectures given by the author during 1975 for the Harvey Prize Lectures at Technion, Haifa, Israel; the Distinguished Visiting Lectures of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, State University of New York at Buffalo; and a lecture delivered at Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Cosmic origins -- Sun, earth and life -- Biological origins of fuels -- Conventional uses from Prometheus to the oil embargo -- Stopping the waste -- Petroleum and economic puzzles -- Mining coal and other fossil fuels -- Beginnings of atomic energy -- Reactor safeguard committee -- Reactor safety and the antinuclear movement -- Controlled fusion -- Natural energy sources -- Energy policies -- Model for the future
Control code
ocm04776727
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 322 p.
Isbn
9780716710646
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79004049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716710639
  • (OCoLC)04776727
Label
Energy from heaven and earth : in which a story is told about energy from its origins 15,000,000,000 years ago to its present adolescence--turbulent, hopeful, beset by problems, and in need of help, Edward Teller
Publication
Note
Based on lectures given by the author during 1975 for the Harvey Prize Lectures at Technion, Haifa, Israel; the Distinguished Visiting Lectures of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, State University of New York at Buffalo; and a lecture delivered at Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Cosmic origins -- Sun, earth and life -- Biological origins of fuels -- Conventional uses from Prometheus to the oil embargo -- Stopping the waste -- Petroleum and economic puzzles -- Mining coal and other fossil fuels -- Beginnings of atomic energy -- Reactor safeguard committee -- Reactor safety and the antinuclear movement -- Controlled fusion -- Natural energy sources -- Energy policies -- Model for the future
Control code
ocm04776727
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 322 p.
Isbn
9780716710646
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
79004049
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780716710639
  • (OCoLC)04776727

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