1 edition of Applying ecology to land management in Southeast Asia found in the catalog.
Applying ecology to land management in Southeast Asia
by East-West Environment and Policy Institute in Honolulu, Hawaii (1777 East-West Rd., Honolulu 96848)
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 145-148.
|Statement||by David E. Harper ... [et al.].|
|Series||Occasional paper / East-West Environment and Policy Institute ;, no. 2, Occasional paper (East-West Environment and Policy Institute (Honolulu, Hawaii)) ;, no. 2.|
|LC Classifications||HD880.8.Z63 A66 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 148 p. :|
|Number of Pages||148|
|LC Control Number||88136413|
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