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Environment and sustainable human development in the Amazon
Inter-Guianas Conference on Education and Sustainable Human Development (4th 1995 University of Guyana)
|Other titles||Proceedings of the Fourth Inter-Guianas Conference on Education and Sustainable Human Development|
|Statement||edited by Patrick E. Williams and James G. Rose.|
|Contributions||Williams, P. E., Rose, James G., University of Guyana.|
|LC Classifications||GE320.A43 I58 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 172 p. :|
|Number of Pages||172|
|LC Control Number||2001296623|
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