Guide to International Environmental Law

by Alexandre Kiss

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Written in English
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  • International environmental law,
  • Law,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice,
  • Government,
  • nonfiction,
  • Environmental,
  • International,
  • Environmental law, International
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Number of Pages305
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ISBN 101571053441
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