Global climate change linkages

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Statementsponsored by Center for Environmental Information, Inc. ; edited by James C. White associate editors, William Wagner, Carole N. Beale..
ContributionsWhite, James C 1916-, Wagner, William, 1955-, Beale, Carole N., Center for Environmental Information (U.S.), Air Resources Information Clearinghouse (U.S.)
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LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5
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Paginationxi, 262 p. :
Number of Pages262
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Open LibraryOL21430781M
ISBN 100444015159

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