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Title:
Fossil fuel power
Author:
Sherman, Josepha.
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Publication Information:
Mankato, Minn. : Capstone Press, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Introduces the history, uses, production, advantages and disadvantages, and future of fossil fuel energy as a power resource.
Language:
English
Contents:
Kingston power -- Fossil fuels -- Fossil fuel history -- The path to power -- Benefits and drawbacks -- The future.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.9 0.5 75081.
ISBN:
9780736824705
Format :
Book

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Introduces the history, uses, production, advantages and disadvantages, and future of fossil fuel energy as a power resource.


Author Notes

Josepha Sherman is a writer, editor, and folklorist. She primarily writes fantasy and science fiction novels, but she has also written children's works in numerous genres and nonfiction works, including biographies of sports icons, business leaders, and famous explorers. She won the 1990 Compton Crook Award for The Shining Falcon.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Kingston Powerp. 4
Chapter 2 Fossil Fuelsp. 6
Chapter 3 Fossil Fuel Historyp. 10
Chapter 4 The Path to Powerp. 16
Chapter 5 Benefits and Drawbacksp. 20
Chapter 6 The Futurep. 24
Fast Factsp. 28
Hands On: Distilling Waterp. 29
Glossaryp. 30
Internet Sitesp. 31
Read Morep. 31
Indexp. 32