4 edition of Resource trends and population policy found in the catalog.
by Worldwatch Institute] in [Washington
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||Lester R. Brown.|
|Series||Worldwatch paper ;, 29|
|LC Classifications||HB871 .B745|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||55 p. :|
|Number of Pages||55|
|LC Control Number||79064839|
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