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Terrestrial ecosystems by John D. Aber

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Published by Saunders College Pub. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ecology,
  • Nature -- Effect of human beings on

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn D. Aber, Jerry M. Melillo.
ContributionsMelillo, Jerry M.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH541 .A24 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 429 p. :
Number of Pages429
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1889927M
ISBN 100030474434
LC Control Number90053331

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