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A fierce green fire

Philip Shabecoff

A fierce green fire

the American environmental movement

by Philip Shabecoff

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Published by Island Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy,
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE,
  • SCIENCE,
  • Environmental Science (see also Chemistry,
  • Environmentalism,
  • Environmental),
  • Environmental protection,
  • Environmental Policy,
  • Public Policy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhilip Shabecoff
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGE197 .S44 2003eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (xvi, 343 p.)
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25553953M
    ISBN 101417539100
    ISBN 109781417539109
    OCLC/WorldCa56418878

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