TITLE

Mea Culpa: An Eco-Memoir

AUTHOR(S)
Holtzmann, Roger V.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Briar Cliff Review;2009, Vol. 21, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a personal narrative which explores the alternative energy efforts of the author is presented.
ACCESSION #
37835469

 

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