5 edition of Energy and time in the economic and physical sciences found in the catalog.
by North-Holland, Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y., U.S.A
Written in English
|Statement||edited by W. van Gool and J.J.C. Bruggink, with the cooperation of J.A. Over and J.L. Sweeney.|
|Contributions||Gool, W. van., Bruggink, J. J. C. 1946-|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.15 .E524 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||85004474|
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