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Desert development

proceedings of the Second International Desert Development Conference held on 25-31 January 1987 in Cairo, Egypt

by International Desert Development Conference (2nd 1987 Cairo, Egypt)

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Published by Harwood Academic Publishers in Chur, New York .
Written in English

  • Desert resources development -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Adli Bishay and Harold Dregne.
    SeriesAdvances in desert and arid land technology and development,, v. 5
    ContributionsBishay, Adli., Dregne, H. E.
    LC ClassificationsGB611 .I5173 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1852751M
    ISBN 103718605260, 3718603969, 3718605228
    LC Control Number90004391

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