natural resources of Victoria: their extent, value, utilization, conservation.
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natural resources of Victoria: their extent, value, utilization, conservation. by Natural Resources Conservation League of Victoria.

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Published in Springvale South, Victoria, Australia .
Written in English



  • Australia,
  • Victoria.


  • Natural resources -- Australia -- Victoria.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHC647.5 .N3
The Physical Object
Pagination99 p.
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5784915M
LC Control Number59044609

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