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Includes bibliographical references (p. -243) and index.
|Series||Cambridge studies in applied ecology and resource management|
|LC Classifications||QL737.P98 S95 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 255 p. :|
|Number of Pages||255|
|LC Control Number||93199378|
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