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Natural resources for U.S. growth

Hans H. Landsberg

Natural resources for U.S. growth

a look ahead to the year 2000

by Hans H. Landsberg

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Published by Published for Resources for the Future by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural resources -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Hans H. Landsberg.
      ContributionsResources for the Future.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103.7 .L3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 260 p.
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5920343M
      LC Control Number64024348

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