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Published by CAB International in Oxford, New York .
Written in English



  • Europe.


  • Climatic changes -- Environmental aspects -- Europe.,
  • Greenhouse gases -- Environmental aspects -- Europe.,
  • Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Europe.,
  • Agriculture and state -- Europe.,
  • Forest policy -- Europe.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by W. Neil Adger, Davide Pettenella, and Martin Whitby.
ContributionsAdger, W. Neil., Pettenella, Davide., Whitby, Martin Charles.
LC ClassificationsQC981.8.C5 C595 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 150 p. :
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL692658M
ISBN 100851991858
LC Control Number97039882

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