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Conservation and mining in modern Australia.

Australian Conservation Foundation.

Conservation and mining in modern Australia.

by Australian Conservation Foundation.

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Published in [Parkville, Vic.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Australia.,
    • Conservation of natural resources -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      SeriesViewpoint series,, no. 6
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN121 .A73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination13 p.
      Number of Pages13
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5338379M
      ISBN 100858020122
      LC Control Number72191886
      OCLC/WorldCa548836

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