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State of the world, 2002

James Tyler Kent

State of the world, 2002

a Worldwatch Institute report on progress toward a sustainable society

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by W.W. Norton in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementLinda Stark, editor ; foreword by Kofi A. Annan.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 265 p. :
Number of Pages265
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22536159M
ISBN 100393322793

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