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Adaptation and mitigation strategies for climate change by Akimasa Sumi

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Published by Springer in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementAkimasa Sumi, Kensuke Fukushi, Ai Hiramatsu, editors
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC903 .A243 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 336 p. :
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24383071M
ISBN 104431997970
ISBN 109784431997979
LC Control Number2009942778
OCLC/WorldCa502034075

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