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Handbook on desertification indicators

Priscilla Reining

Handbook on desertification indicators

based on the Science Associations" Nairobi Seminar on Desertification

by Priscilla Reining

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Published by American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Desertification -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 94-103.

    Statementcompiled by Priscilla Reining.
    SeriesAAAS publication ;, 78-7, AAAS publication ;, 78-7.
    ContributionsScience Associations" Nairobi Seminar on Desertification (1977 : Nairobi, Kenya)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ181.A1 A68 no. 78-7, GB611 A68 no. 78-7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 141 p. ;
    Number of Pages141
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4744116M
    ISBN 100871682206
    LC Control Number78058438

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