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Antarctica 2010

a notebook : proceedings of the Antarctic Futures Workshop, 28-30 April 1998
  • 96 Pages
  • 0.50 MB
  • English
Antarctica New Zealand , Christchurch, NZ
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Statementedited by Graeme Tetley.
SeriesAntarctica New Zealand miscellaneous series,, no. 3
ContributionsTetley, Graeme., Antarctica New Zealand.
LC ClassificationsG845.5 .A537 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL107937M
ISBN 100478109539
LC Control Number99226330

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