Generation and distribution of electricity for light and power
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Generation and distribution of electricity for light and power machines and appliances therefor, and particulars of some Canadian installations

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Published by s.n. in [Montréal? .
Written in English


  • Electricity.,
  • Electric power distribution.

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Edition Notes

Statementby A.J. Lawson.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 90533
ContributionsCanadian Society of Civil Engineers.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (15 fr.)
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17445439M
ISBN 100665905335

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