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Environment and Philosophy

by Emily all Brady

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Routledge Introductions to Environment Series

The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL7484123M
ISBN 100415145112
ISBN 109780415145114

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