|Statement||edited by Gedion Asfaw.|
|Series||Consultation papers on environment ;, no. 1|
|Contributions||Gedion Asfaw., Yamāh̲barāwi ṭenāt madrak (Ethiopia)|
|LC Classifications||GE190.E8 C58 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||36 p. :|
|Number of Pages||36|
|LC Control Number||2003408077|
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