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Europe"s living landscapes

Europe"s living landscapes

essays exploring our identity in the countryside

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by KNNV Publishing in Zeist .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape -- Europe.,
  • Natural areas -- Europe.,
  • Natural history -- Europe.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    Statement(editors) Bas Pedroli ... [et al.].
    ContributionsPedroli, G. B. M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH76.5 .E85
    The Physical Object
    Pagination432 p. :
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19972506M
    ISBN 109789050112581

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