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State of the world, 1993

a Worldwatch Institute report on progress toward a sustainable society

by Lester Russell Brown

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic policy,
  • Population policy,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Economic history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-257) and index.

    Statementproject director, Lester R. Brown ; associate project directors, Christopher Flavin, Sandra Postel ; editor, Linda Starke ; contributing researchers, Lester R. Brown ... [et al.].
    ContributionsWorldwatch Institute
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59 .S733 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 268 p. :
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24743652M
    ISBN 100393034399, 0393309630
    ISBN 109780393034394, 9780393309638
    OCLC/WorldCa27358815

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