Selected characteristics of the U.S. oil and gas producing industry a 1977 reserves report supplement by Daniel J. Burke

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Published by Interpretation and Analysis Division, Office of the Oil and Gas Information System, Assistant Administrator for Program Development, Energy Information Administration, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .

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  • Petroleum industry and trade -- United States.,
  • Natural gas -- United States.,
  • Petroleum reserves -- United States.,
  • Natural gas reserves -- United States.

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Other titlesU.S. crude oil and natural gas reserves.
Statementby Daniel J. Burke.
ContributionsUnited States. Office of the Oil and Gas Information System. Interpretation and Analysis Division.
LC ClassificationsTN872.A5 U65a Suppl
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Paginationix, 70 p. :
Number of Pages70
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Open LibraryOL3920800M
LC Control Number81602101

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