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Fifty environmental problems of timely importance

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Published by Rand Corp. in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pollution -- United States.,
    • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- United States.

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      Caption title.

      Statement[by] L. M. Libby.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 4415
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 67 p.
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4472418M
      LC Control Number79283525

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