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The limits of the earth.

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply.,
  • Population.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 231-238.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9000.5 .O8 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 238 p.
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4915312M
    ISBN 100837160057
    LC Control Number76148640
    OCLC/WorldCa208032

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