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Weather, Climate and Climate Change

Human Perspectives

by Greg O"Hare

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages444
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7330882M
ISBN 100130283193
ISBN 109780130283191

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