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The message of this book is that a concern for environmental issues no longer needs justification. Its aim is to put environmental conservation into perspective by looking at its achievements, failures and problems, and by examining the challenges and opportunities it faces.
List of illustrations
Foreword HRH the Duke of Edinburgh
Preface to the paperback edition
The context of the struggle
The early years of environmental conservation
Environmental conservation comes of age
The growth of knowledge and the spread of ideas
Organisation and resources of the movement
Pioneers of conservation
A critical appraisal of the movement to-day
A forward view
Notes on sources
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ISBN: 9780521335225 ISBN-10: 0521335221 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 252 Published: 1st November 1987 Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24
Weight (kg): 0.54