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Our Common Journey

A Transition Toward Sustainability

by Nrc Board on Sustainable Development

  • 110 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by National Academy Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmental science,
  • General,
  • Development - Sustainable Development,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Business & Economics,
  • History - General History,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9604777M
    ISBN 100309086388
    ISBN 109780309086387


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