5 edition of The changing climate found in the catalog.
|Statement||Michael J. Ford.|
|LC Classifications||QH543 .F67 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||190 p. :|
|Number of Pages||190|
|LC Control Number||81020065|
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