Energy conservation and management for buildings
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Energy conservation and management for buildings by Lee Kendrick

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Published by Kendrick in Falls Church, Va .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Buildings -- Energy conservation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Lee Kendrick.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ163.5.B84 K45
The Physical Object
Pagination203 p. in various pagings :
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4580013M
LC Control Number77152508

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