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Environmental Security and Global Stability

Problems and Responses

by Vice Admiral Paul G. Gaffney II

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization,
  • International relations,
  • The Environment,
  • International Relations - General,
  • Environmental protection,
  • Political Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Sustainable development,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • International cooperation,
  • Environmental Science,
  • General,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Environmental policy,
  • Global environmental change

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7913215M
    ISBN 100739104470
    ISBN 109780739104477


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