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The ecological context.

John McHale

The ecological context.

by John McHale

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Published by G. Braziller in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology,
  • Twenty-first century -- Forecasts

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 175-188.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF41 .M3 1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination188 p.
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4576558M
    ISBN 100807605611
    LC Control Number77132200

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