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Publisher Description

Did you ever wonder how the oil was discovered?

In 1852, a Canadian inventor named Abraham Gesner discovered how to make kerosene from crude petroleum.
In an age when candles and whale oil provided the only light after sun down, it was a dramatic discovery.
Borrowing a page from alcohol distillers, Gesner used the primitive still type system to still and refine crude petroleum by heating it and separating its various elements.

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GENRE
History
RELEASED
2016
September 30
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
22
Pages
PUBLISHER
Matt Green
SELLER
Smashwords, Inc.
SIZE
109.5
KB

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