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Global warming and the greenhouse effect, January 1979-March 1986

Jayne T. MacLean

Global warming and the greenhouse effect, January 1979-March 1986

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by Jayne T. MacLean

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English

  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementsearched by Jayne T. Maclean.
    SeriesQuick bibliography series -- NAL-BIBL. QB. 86-82., Quick bibliography series -- 86-82.
    ContributionsNational Agricultural Library (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17561977M

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