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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Pollution,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on,
  • Natural resources

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesIssues in environmental crises.
StatementEdited by Harold W. Helfrich, Jr.
ContributionsHelfrich, Harold W., ed., Yale University. School of Forestry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTD176.7 .E47
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4443773M
ISBN 100300013124, 0300014333
LC Control Number79105456

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