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World prospects for natural resources

Joseph Lyman Fisher

World prospects for natural resources

some projections of demand and indicators of supply to the year 2000

by Joseph Lyman Fisher

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Published by Resources for the Future, distributed by Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural resources,
  • Economic history -- 20th century

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statementby Joseph L. Fisher and Neal Potter.
    ContributionsPotter, Neal., Resources for the Future.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC54 .F54
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 73 p.
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17762183M

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