Strategies toward sustainable development

implementing Agenda 21

Publisher: Oceana Publications in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesAgenda 21.
StatementNicholas A. Robinson, editor.
ContributionsRobinson, Nicholas A.
LC ClassificationsHD75.6 .S765 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 938 p. :
Number of Pages938
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3314186M
ISBN 100379215209
LC Control Number2004104265

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