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|Other titles||Proceedings V : issues and technology in the management of impacted wildlife.|
|Statement||sponsored by Thorne Ecological Institute in cooperation with AMAX Mineral Resources Company ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert D. Comer ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Comer, Robert D., Thorne Ecological Institute., AMAX Mineral Resources Company.|
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|Pagination||vii, 223 p. :|
|Number of Pages||223|
|LC Control Number||91068342|
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