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Environment and national security the case of South Asia by Narottam Gaan

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Published by South Asian Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Asia, South.

Subjects:

  • Environmental policy -- Asia, South.,
  • Environmental protection -- Asia, South.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [242]-261) and index.

StatementNarottam Gaan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE190.A784 G33 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 265 p. ;
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL168097M
ISBN 108170032318
LC Control Number99945459
OCLC/WorldCa43852487

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