International environmental law

by Jutta BrunnГ©e

Publisher: Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in [Toronto]

Written in English
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StatementJutta Brunnée.
ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
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Open LibraryOL22712630M

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