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Published by Island Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Mineral industries -- United States.,
  • Environmental protection -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Sustainable development -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 281-295) and index.

StatementThomas Michael Power.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9506.U62 P69 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 304 p. :
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL796466M
ISBN 101559633689
LC Control Number95032365

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