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Destroying the environment

John Baden

Destroying the environment

government mismanagement of our natural resources

by John Baden

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by National Center for Policy Analysis in Dallas, Tex. (7701 N. Stemmons, Ste. 717, Dallas, Tex. 75247) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Natural resources -- Government policy -- United States.,
    • Environmental policy -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Baden.
      SeriesNCPA policy report ;, #124
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC103.7 .B24 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 leaves :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2096082M
      LC Control Number88141795

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