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Environmental politics and policy

Walter A. Rosenbaum

Environmental politics and policy

by Walter A. Rosenbaum

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Published by CQ Press in Washington, DC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementWalter A. Rosenbaum
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE180 .R66 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24453028M
ISBN 109781604266078
LC Control Number2010022970
OCLC/WorldCa639521138

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