3 edition of climate of crisis found in the catalog.
climate of crisis
1989 by Association of South Pacific Environmental Institutions in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea .
Written in English
At head of title: United Nations Environment Programme. Association of South Pacific Environmental Institutions.
|Other titles||Global warming and the island South Pacific.|
|Statement||prepared for the South Pacific Regional Environment Programme by Peter Hulm.|
|Contributions||United Nations Environment Programme., Association of South Pacific Environmental Institutions., South Pacific Regional Environment Programme.|
|LC Classifications||QC981.8.G56 H84 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||22 p. :|
|Number of Pages||22|
|LC Control Number||90106331|
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