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Published by University of Massachusetts Press in Amherst .
Written in English



  • Soviet Union.


  • Environmental policy -- Soviet Union,
  • Environmental protection -- Soviet Union

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Edition Notes

StatementCharles E. Ziegler.
LC ClassificationsHC340.E5 Z53 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 195 p. :
Number of Pages195
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2718140M
ISBN 100870235419
LC Control Number86011366

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