1 edition of The role of emissions in climate change policy found in the catalog.
The role of emissions in climate change policy
Heather C. Perkins
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Heather C. Perkins, editor|
|Series||Climate change and its cuases, effects and prediction, Climate change and its causes, effects, and prediction series|
|LC Classifications||TD885.5.G73 R65 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 146 p. :|
|Number of Pages||146|
|LC Control Number||2010293408|
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