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London - hope for a sustainable future.

Habitat II.

London - hope for a sustainable future.

by Habitat II.

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Published by London Ecology Centre in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Summary ofHabitat II seminar hosted by the London Ecology Centre and UNED-UK at the University of London 26 October 1995.

ContributionsLondon Ecology Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination[10p.] ;
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18916959M

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