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Women and the environment

United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Public Awareness.

Women and the environment

women as agents of change.

by United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Public Awareness.

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Public Awareness in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental protection -- United States -- Citizen participation.

  • Edition Notes

    Issued Nov. 1977.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination15 p. :
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17646536M

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