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Trees of Life

Kenton Miller

Trees of Life

Saving Tropical Forest and their Biological Wealth

by Kenton Miller

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forêts -- Conservation,
  • Forêts pluviales,
  • Déboisement

  • Edition Notes

    5

    StatementKenton Miller and Laura Tangley.
    ContributionsTangley, Laura.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 218 p.
    Number of Pages218
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22189467M
    ISBN 100807085057


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