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Global future : time to act

UNITED STATES. Council on environmental quality.

Global future : time to act

report to the President on global resources, environment and population /Council on Environmental Quality ; United States Department of State.. --

by UNITED STATES. Council on environmental quality.

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Published by The Council?], For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1981. in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental policy -- International cooperation,
  • Conservation of natural resources -- International cooperation,
  • Economic assistance, American,
  • Technical assistance, American

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State
    The Physical Object
    Paginationliii, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21332435M

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Global Future: Time to Act, was released on Janu The following is an edited version of the report. Copies of the report in its entirety may be obtained from the Council on. Global Future: Time to Act Report to the President on Global Resources, Environm Paperback – January 1, by Council on Environmental Quality (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Council on Environmental Quality.

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