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Nature and urban man

Gerald McKeating

Nature and urban man

Canadian Nature Federation conference, August 21-27, 1974, University of Western Ontario

by Gerald McKeating

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Published by Canadian Nature Federation in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congresses,
  • Nature conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Gerald B. McKeating
    SeriesSpecial publication - Canadian Nature Federation ; no. 4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination134 p. :
    Number of Pages134
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26565826M

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