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Petroleum crises and critics.

John E. Kircher

Petroleum crises and critics.

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Published by Conoco Europe Ltd in London .
Written in English

Edition Notes

Address given at the Financial Times Conference onEuropean Purchasing, London, England, May 16, 1974.

ContributionsConference on European Purchasing (1974 : London)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20308927M

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