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Biological management and conservation

Michael B. Usher

Biological management and conservation

ecological theory, application and planning

by Michael B. Usher

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wildlife conservation

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) M.B. Usher.
    SeriesScience paperbacks 144
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL82
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii,394p.,(10)p. of plates :
    Number of Pages394
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15030528M
    ISBN 100412214806

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