The natural environment of the Auckland region

a bibliography and inventory
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  • English
Environment Auckland Region Organisation, Auckland Regional Authority Planning Dept. , Auckland]
Natural history, Bibliography, Natural reso
Statementprepared by Graeme Campbell, Byrdie Mann, Margaret Muir
ContributionsMann, Byrdie, Muir, Margaret, Environment Auckland Region (N.Z.), Auckland Regional Authority. Planning Dept.
LC ClassificationsZ7408.N45 C35 1982, QH197.5 C35 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24876695M
ISBN 100959759131
LC Control Number84156269

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