4 edition of Strategies for sustainability. found in the catalog.
|Statement||Jeremy Carew-Reid, editor.|
|Contributions||Carew-Reid, Jeremy., International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.|
|LC Classifications||HC415.E5 S77 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 92 p. :|
|Number of Pages||92|
|LC Control Number||97180777|
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