United Nations Conference on Environment and Development

hearing and markup before the Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, on H. Con. Res. 263, February 4, 1992. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Western Hemisphere Affairs.

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    • Economic development -- Environmental aspects.,
    • Environmental policy -- United States.,
    • Environmental policy -- International cooperation.
    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .F6492 1992f
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 72 p. ;
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1036442M
      ISBN 100160400112
      LC Control Number93231807

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