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Eco-crisis in the Himalaya

Eco-crisis in the Himalaya

causes, consequences, and way out

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Published by International Book Distributor in Dehradun, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Himalaya Mountains Region,
  • Himalaya Mountains Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental policy -- Himalaya Mountains Region.,
    • Human ecology -- Himalaya Mountains Region.,
    • Himalaya Mountains Region -- Economic conditions -- Environmental aspects.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Vir Singh.
      ContributionsSingh, Vir.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC443.H56 E26 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 490 p. :
      Number of Pages490
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1061723M
      ISBN 108170891582
      LC Control Number93907178

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