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An expensive experiment

the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario

by Reginald Pelham Bolton

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Published by Baker & Taylor in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ontario. Hydro-Electric Power Commission,
  • Ontario,
  • Water-power electric plants

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination281 p. illus., ports. ;
    Number of Pages281
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25399485M

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