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Global environmental change: challenges to science and society in Southeastern Europe
Global Environmental Change: Challenges for Science and Society in South-Eastern Europe (2008 Sofia, Bulgaria)
|Statement||V. Alexandrov ... [et al.], (eds.).|
|Contributions||Aleksandrov, Vladimir Viktorovich|
|LC Classifications||QC903 .G575 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 278 p. :|
|Number of Pages||278|
|LC Control Number||2010922795|
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Grief & Loss Workbook
Chemistry of Synthetic Dyes (Organic & Biological Chemistry)
Human rights in Cambodia
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account of the families of Lennard and Barrett
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