Encyclopedia of global resources

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Salem Press , Pasadena, Calif
StatementCraig W. Allin, editor
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LC ClassificationsHC85 .E49 2010
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Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL24422118M
ISBN 139781587656446, 9781587656453, 9781587656460, 9781587656477, 9781587656484
LC Control Number2010001984

Encyclopedia of Global Resources provides a wide variety of perspectives on both traditional and more recent views of Earth's resources.

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