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Published by Lama Books in Hayward, CA .
Written in English


  • Variable air volume systems (Air conditioning),
  • Air conditioning,
  • Handbooks, manuals

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementLeo A. Meyer ; H.Lynn Wray, technical advisor
SeriesIndoor environment technician"s library
ContributionsWray, H. Lynn
LC ClassificationsTH7687.95 .M39 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24806549M
ISBN 100880690216
ISBN 109780880690218
LC Control Number2010485275

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