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Glossary of environmental and regulatory terms and phrases

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Published by PennWell Books in Tulsa, Okla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental law -- United States -- Terminology.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-213).

      StatementDick James, senior editor, W.J. James, co-editor.
      ContributionsJames, Dick, 1927-, James, W. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3775.A68 G56 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1419229M
      ISBN 100878144099
      LC Control Number93029206

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