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Crisis and conservation

Charlie Pye-Smith

Crisis and conservation

conflict in the british countryside

by Charlie Pye-Smith

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementCharlie Pye-Smith and Chris Rose.
ContributionsRose, Chris, 1956-
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20214609M

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