5 edition of Smart solutions to climate change found in the catalog.
Smart solutions to climate change
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Bjørn Lomborg|
|LC Classifications||QC903 .S585 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 413 p. :|
|Number of Pages||413|
|ISBN 10||0521763428, 0521138566|
|ISBN 10||9780521763424, 9780521138567|
|LC Control Number||2011281861|
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