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Western Public Lands and Environmental Politics by Charles Davis

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Published by Westview Press .
Written in English


  • Central government policies,
  • Management of land & natural resources,
  • West (U.S),
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • USA,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Nature-Environmental Conservation & Protection - General,
  • Political Science / Public Policy,
  • Political Science-Government - U.S. Government,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Political Theory,
  • Environmental policy,
  • West (U.S.),
  • Environmental Science,
  • Government policy,
  • Land use,
  • Public lands

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9427458M
ISBN 100813337682
ISBN 109780813337685

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