Effect of particle size on gross heat of combustion of wood
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Published by Canadian Forestry Service] in [Ottawa .
Written in English


  • Fuelwood -- Burning,
  • Wood -- Combustion

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Edition Notes

Statementby John M. Kryla.
ContributionsForintek Canada Corp. Eastern Laboratory
LC ClassificationsTP324 K79 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 70 p. :
Number of Pages70
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16055492M

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