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Ethics and the environment

Wild, E. Bishop of Reading.

Ethics and the environment

by Wild, E. Bishop of Reading.

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Published by N.A.E.E. in Stafford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementRt. Rev. E. Wild, the Bishop of Reading.
SeriesOccasional paper / N.A.E.E. series three -- 3
ContributionsNational Association for Environmental Education.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20878283M
ISBN 100907808433
OCLC/WorldCa505754672

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