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Inventing global ecology

tracking the biodiversity ideal in India, 1947-1997

by Michael L. Lewis

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biodiversity conservation -- India,
  • Biodiversity -- Monitoring -- India,
  • Animal ecology -- Research -- India

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael L. Lewis
    SeriesOhio University Press series in ecology and history
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH77.I4 L48 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination305 p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15464401M
    ISBN 100821415409, 0821415417
    LC Control Number2004002720

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