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The legal impact of climate change

F. William Brownell

The legal impact of climate change

leading lawyers on navigating new laws, avoding liability, and anticipating future challenges for clients

by F. William Brownell

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Published by Aspatore Books in [Boston, MA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Environmental law

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementF. William Brownell ... [et al]
    SeriesInside the minds
    ContributionsAspatore, Inc
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF3783 .L438 2010
    The Physical Object
    Pagination234 p. :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25249108M
    ISBN 109780314265241
    LC Control Number2010455251

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