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Quality of the environment in Japan.

Quality of the environment in Japan.

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Published by Environment Agency in [Tokyo] .
Written in English


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Pagination699p.,[8]p. of plates :
Number of Pages699
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Open LibraryOL16265521M
ISBN 104175669930

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