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First ecology ecological principles and environmental issues by Alan Beeby

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Published by Chapman & Hall in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Ecology.,
  • Human ecology.

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Edition Notes

Other titles1st ecology
StatementAlan Beeby and Anne-Maria Brennan.
ContributionsBrennan, Anne-Maria.
LC ClassificationsQH 541 .B4145 2008
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22264052M
ISBN 100199298084
ISBN 109780199298082

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