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Life in the hothouse

Melanie Lenart

Life in the hothouse

how a living planet survives climate change

by Melanie Lenart

  • 19 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-227) and index.

StatementMelanie Lenart
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH331 .L5276 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination236 p. ;
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408969M
ISBN 109780816527236
LC Control Number2009046053
OCLC/WorldCa460061522

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