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Managing America"s forests

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Published by Greenhaven Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Forest management -- United States.,
    • Forests and forestry -- Environmental aspects -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-108) and index.

      StatementStuart A. Kallen, book editor.
      SeriesAt issue, At issue (San Diego, Calif.)
      ContributionsKallen, Stuart A., 1955-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSD143 .M336 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. ;
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3310328M
      ISBN 100737727314, 0737727322
      LC Control Number2004059929

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