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Published by World Resources Institute in Washington, DC .
Written in English



  • Latin America,
  • Caribbean Area,
  • Latin America.,
  • Caribbean Area.


  • Sustainable development -- Latin America,
  • Sustainable development -- Caribbean Area,
  • Latin America -- Commerce -- Environmental aspects,
  • Caribbean Area -- Commerce -- Environmental aspects,
  • Latin America -- Comercial policy,
  • Caribbean Area -- Comercial policy

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementC. Ford Runge ... [et al.].
ContributionsRunge, C. Ford, World Resources Institute.
LC ClassificationsHF3230.5 .S89 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL712487M
ISBN 101569732272
LC Control Number97080170

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