aquatic environment

description, management, conservation : proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference by International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers. Conference

Publisher: IAMSLIC, Publisher: Copies may be purchased from Beth Fuseler, Colorado State University Libraries in [S.l.], Fort Collins, CO

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Edition Notes

Statementeditors Elizabeth Fuseler and Stephen Wiist.
SeriesInternational Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers conference series
ContributionsFuseler, Elizabeth., Wiist, Stephen R.
The Physical Object
Pagination243 p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15181479M
ISBN 100932930
LC Control Number91077675

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