3 edition of Development and environmental change in India found in the catalog.
Development and environmental change in India
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||editors, Rajendra Singh, Dinesh Kumar Mishra.|
|Contributions||Singh, Rajendra, 1952-, Mishra, Dinesh Kumar, 1959-|
|LC Classifications||HC440.E5 D48 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxix, 409 p. :|
|Number of Pages||409|
|LC Control Number||96905618|
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