|Statement||sponsored by the Academy of Sciences of the People"s Republic of China and the United Nations Environment Programme ; edited by James Walls.|
|Series||UNEP reports and proceedings series ;, 3|
|Contributions||Walls, J. C., Zhongguo ke xue yuan., United Nations Environment Programme.|
|LC Classifications||S616.C5 C65 1982|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 70 p. :|
|Number of Pages||70|
|LC Control Number||83980211|
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