2 edition of Ecological adaptation and population change found in the catalog.
Ecological adaptation and population change
Alberto G. Gomes
by East-West Environment and Policy Institute in Honolulu, Hawaii (1777 East-West Rd., Honolulu 96848)
Written in English
|Statement||by Alberto G. Gomes.|
|Series||Research report ;, no. 12 (Sept. 1982), Research report (East-West Environment and Policy Institute (Honolulu, Hawaii)) ;, no. 12.|
|LC Classifications||DS595.2.S4 G65 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 51 p. :|
|Number of Pages||51|
|LC Control Number||82018286|
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