Includes bibliographical references (p. -337) and index.
|Series||Routledge geography and environment series|
|LC Classifications||JS241 .B37 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 346 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||346|
|LC Control Number||90024133|
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