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An ecological history of New Jersey

Charles A. Stansfield

An ecological history of New Jersey

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Published by New Jersey Historical Commission, Dept. of State in Trenton, NJ .
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    Places:
  • New Jersey
    • Subjects:
    • Human ecology -- New Jersey -- History.,
    • Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- New Jersey -- History.,
    • New Jersey -- History.,
    • New Jersey -- Environmental conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 82-85).

      Statementby Charles A. Stansfield, Jr.
      SeriesNew Jersey history series ;, 8
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGF504.N463 S73 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p. :
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL994417M
      ISBN 100897430859
      LC Control Number96032971
      OCLC/WorldCa35172632

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