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Human population

its influences on biological diversity

by Richard Paul Cincotta

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Published by Springer in Berlin, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Biodiversity,
  • Population

  • Edition Notes

    StatementR.P. Cincotta, L.J. Gorenflo, editors
    SeriesEcological studies -- v. 214, Ecological studies -- v. 214.
    ContributionsLotka, Alfred J. (Alfred James), 1880-1949
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.15.B56 H867 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 242 p. :
    Number of Pages242
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25050788M
    ISBN 103642167063
    ISBN 109783642167065
    LC Control Number2011920816
    OCLC/WorldCa695283165


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