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The ecology of man

Robert Leo Smith

The ecology of man

an ecosystem approach

by Robert Leo Smith

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[compiled by] Robert Leo Smith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF8 .S6 1976
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 399 p. :
    Number of Pages399
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5212921M
    ISBN 100060463384
    LC Control Number75042043

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