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special contribution of forests and woodlands to recreation in an industrial society

Spencer, J. A.

special contribution of forests and woodlands to recreation in an industrial society

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Published by Forestry Commission in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJ.A. Spencer, R.M. Sidaway.
SeriesResearch and development paper / Forestry Commission -- no.92
ContributionsSidaway, R. M.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14849351M


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