1 edition of The legal impact of climate change found in the catalog.
The legal impact of climate change
F. William Brownell
Includes bibliographical references.
|Statement||F. William Brownell ... [et al]|
|Series||Inside the minds|
|LC Classifications||KF3783 .L438 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||234 p. :|
|Number of Pages||234|
|LC Control Number||2010455251|
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