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Published by The Society in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Ocean energy resources -- Research.

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Includes bibliographies.

Statementprepared under the auspices of the Committee on Ocean Energy of the Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Division of the American Society of Civil Engineers.
ContributionsAmerican Society of Civil Engineers. Committee on Ocean Energy.
LC ClassificationsTJ163.2 .C635 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination86 p. ;
Number of Pages86
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2249845M
ISBN 100872626822
LC Control Number89125983

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