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Crisis and opportunity

François Falloux

Crisis and opportunity

environment and development in Africa

by François Falloux

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Published by Earthscan in London, Sterling, VA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementFrancois Falloux and Lee M Talbot
ContributionsTalbot, Lee M. (Lee Merriam)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC800.Z9 E54413 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24520797M
ISBN 109781849710404, 9781849710398, 9781844079308
LC Control Number2009041162

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