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Micronesia island wilderness by Kenneth Brower

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Published by Friends of the Earth in San Francisco .
Written in English


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Statementby Kenneth Brower ; photos. and an introd. by Robert Wenkam ; prefatory statements by David R. Brower and Raymond F. Dasmann.
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17944630M
ISBN 100913890138
LC Control Number73080332

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