Nature at war
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Nature at war

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Published by H. Regnery Co. in Chicago .
Written in English



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  • Natural disasters -- United States.

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Edition Notes

StatementHal Butler.
LC ClassificationsGB5007 .B87 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 240 p., [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4878517M
ISBN 100809281414
LC Control Number76006264

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