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Managing planet Earth.

Managing planet Earth.

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Published by Scientific American in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy,
  • Environmental protection

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Other titlesScientific American. Special issue.
    SeriesScientific American. Special issue. Sept. 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination190 p. :
    Number of Pages190
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15571772M


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