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Sustainable nation

Sustainable nation

managing Australia"s future

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Published by Design Masters Press in Artarmon, N.S.W .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Infrastructure (Economics) -- Australia.,
  • Sustainable development -- Australia.,
  • Climatic changes -- Economic aspects -- Australia.,
  • Environmental protection -- Australia.,
  • Water-supply -- Australia.,
  • Environmental policy -- Australia.,
  • Environmental management -- Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[editorial, ETN Communications].
    ContributionsETN Communications.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.C3 S93 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22688106M
    ISBN 109780977586622
    LC Control Number2008426075
    OCLC/WorldCa271856994

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