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Age of environmentalism

by Joseph Edward De Steiguer

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Published by McGraw-Hall in New York .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Environmentalism.,
  • Environmental degradation.,
  • Environmentalists.,
  • Human ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-190) and index.

    StatementJ.E. de Steiguer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE195 .D425 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination202 p. :
    Number of Pages202
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL627609M
    ISBN 100070608415
    LC Control Number96228133

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