Sustainable development in an industrial economy

proceedings of a major conference held at Queens" College, Cambridge 23-25 June 1985.

Publisher: CEED in London

Written in English
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ContributionsUK Centre for Economic and Environmental Development.
LC ClassificationsQH541
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,155p. :
Number of Pages155
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Open LibraryOL22808685M
ISBN 100948729007

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