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Natural resources, environment and development in ecological perspective

Natural resources, environment and development in ecological perspective

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Published by Centre ofUrban Planning and Environmental Management, University of Hong Kong in Hong Kong .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Michael Micklin.
ContributionsMicklin, Michael., University of Hong Kong. Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management.
The Physical Object
Paginationx,309p. ;
Number of Pages309
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17874298M
ISBN 10962758908X
OCLC/WorldCa39339021

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