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greenhouse effect and climatic change

Robert Joseph Milko

greenhouse effect and climatic change

by Robert Joseph Milko

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Published by Library of Parliament, Research Branch in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric,
  • Climatic changes,
  • Atmospheric carbon dioxide -- Environmental aspects,
  • Global temperature changes

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Milko.
    SeriesCurrent issue review -- 79-2E
    ContributionsCanada. Library of Parliament. Research Branch
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPamQC981.8C5 M55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination13 p. --
    Number of Pages13
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15115314M
    ISBN 100660131625

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