Ecology and environment in Sri Lanka.
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Published by Library of Congress Office, Library of Congress Photoduplication Service in New Delhi, Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • Sri Lanka.


  • Ecology -- Sri Lanka.,
  • Human ecology -- Sri Lanka.

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Edition Notes

SeriesSouth Asia ephemera collection., C-CLR-9.4
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2005/63004 (Q)
The Physical Object
Pagination5 microfiches.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3334564M
LC Control Number2004314668

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