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Energy in Nature and Society: General Energetics of Complex Systems

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  • Energy in Nature and Society: General Energetics of Complex Systems (MIT Press (MA)) – Trade paperback (2008)
    by Vaclav Smil

    Energy in Nature and Society: General Energetics of Complex Systems

    Trade paperback, MIT Press (MA)
    2008
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    480 pages

    ISBN: 0262693569
    ISBN-13: 9780262693561

    Energy in Nature and Society is a systematic and exhaustive analysis of all the major energy sources, storages, flows, and conversions that have shaped the evolution of the biosphere and civilization. Vaclav Smil uses fundamental unifying metrics (most notably for power density and energy intensity) to provide an integrated framework for analyzing all segments of energetics (the study of energy flows and their transformations). The book explores not only planetary energetics (such as solar radiation and geomorphic processes ... Show more

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