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State of the World 2004

by Brian Halweil

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsLinda Starke (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7452004M
ISBN 100393058603
ISBN 109780393058604

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