Published September 15, 2005
by Interenvironment California Institute of Publ .
Written in English
|Contributions||Ted Trzyna (Editor), Thaddeus C. Trzyna (Editor), South World Parks Congress 2003 Durban (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||168|
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