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The Australian environment

George Muir Library.

The Australian environment

a bibliography of monographs and audiovisual materials held in the George Muir Library of Kuring-gai College of Advanced Education, 1975-1983.

by George Muir Library.

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Published by The Library in Lindfield, N.S.W .
Written in English

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  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • George Muir Library -- Catalogs.,
    • Natural history -- Australia -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Nature conservation -- Australia -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsHastings, Valmai.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ7408.A8 G46 1984 Suppl., QH197 G46 1984 Suppl.
      The Physical Object
      Pagination71 leaves ;
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2122688M
      ISBN 100909177546
      LC Control Number88181798
      OCLC/WorldCa19325617


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