2 edition of Sources of energy in Florida found in the catalog.
Sources of energy in Florida
by Center of Economic Research, Dept. of Economics, Florida International University in [Miami, Fla.]
Written in English
|Statement||by Jorge Salazar-Carrillo and Maria Dolores Espino ; with the assistance of Teresita Pedraza.|
|Contributions||Espino, Maria Dolores., Pedraza, Teresita., Florida. Governor"s Energy Office.|
|LC Classifications||HD9502.U53 F588 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 133 p. :|
|Number of Pages||133|
|LC Control Number||90623051|
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