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6 edition of Our precarious habitat found in the catalog.

Our precarious habitat

fifteen years later

by Melvin A. Benarde

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental health,
  • Pollution,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on,
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementMelvin A. Benarde.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA565 .B45 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 636 p. :
    Number of Pages636
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2051449M
    ISBN 100471617504
    LC Control Number88029158

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