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A toZ

Richard M. Stapleton, Editor in Chief

Labor, Farm to Zero Population Growth





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Pollution A to Z

Richard M. Stapleton, Editor in Chief Patricia Hemminger, Ph.D., Associate Editor Susan L. Senecah, Ph.D., Associate Editor

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Pollution A to Z / Richard Stapleton, editor in chief. p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-02-865700-4 (set : hardcover : alk. paper) — ISBN 0-02-865701-2 (v. 1) — ISBN 0-02-865702-0 (v. 2) 1. Pollution—Encyclopedias. I. Stapleton, Richard M.

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