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Featured Books


Tight Gas Reservoirs
Stephen A. Holditch, John Spivey, John Y. Wang


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Enhanced Oil Recovery, Second Edition
Don W. Green and G. Paul Willhite


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Low-Energy Processes for Unconventional Oil Processes
Mohammad Reza Fassihi and Tony Kovscek

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