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discussion on the scientific aspects of nature conservation in Great Britain

discussion on the scientific aspects of nature conservation in Great Britain

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Published by Royal Society of London in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementorganized by J.E. Smith, A.R. Clapham and D.A. Ratcliffe.
SeriesProceedings of the Royal Society of London -- 197(1126), 1977
ContributionsSmith, Eric, Sir, 1909-, Clapham, A. R., Ratcliffe, Derek, 1929-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20568612M

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