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Implementation of the Climate act

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Environment.

Implementation of the Climate act

hearing before the Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Environment of the Committee on Science and Technology, U.S. House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, July 10, 1979.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Science and Technology. Subcommittee on Natural Resources and Environment.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Weather control -- United States.,
    • Weather forecasting -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .S398 1979b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 228 p. ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4236404M
      LC Control Number80600777

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