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People, politics & public power

Ken Billington

People, politics & public power

by Ken Billington

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Published by Washington Public Utility Districts" Association in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State),
  • Oregon
    • Subjects:
    • Electric utilities -- Government ownership -- Washington (State) -- History.,
    • Electric utilities -- Government ownership -- Oregon -- History.,
    • Public utility districts -- Washington (State) -- History.,
    • Public utility districts -- Oregon -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesPeople, politics, and public power.
      Statementby Ken Billington.
      ContributionsWashington Public Utility Districts" Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9685.U6 W19 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 475 p. :
      Number of Pages475
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2409930M
      ISBN 100961968206, 0961968214
      LC Control Number87051001

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