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Sustainable communities on a sustainable planet

Sustainable communities on a sustainable planet

the human-environment regional observatory project

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human-Environment Regional Observatory Project,
  • Global environmental change

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Brent Yarnal, Colin Polsky, James O"Brien.
    ContributionsYarnal, Brent., Polsky, Colin., O"Brien, James.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE149 .S87 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 340 p. :
    Number of Pages340
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24054126M
    ISBN 100521895693
    ISBN 109780521895699
    LC Control Number2009502494

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