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Plundering paradise : the struggle for the environment in the Philippines

Author: Robin Broad; John Cavanagh
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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This portrait of environmental politics chronicles the devastating destruction of the Philippine countryside and reveals how ordinary men and women are fighting back. It is an inspiring account of  Read more...

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin Broad; John Cavanagh
ISBN: 0520089219 9780520089211
OCLC Number: 38538378
Description: xvi, 197 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Generation lost --
Nature's revenge --
The last rainforests --
"The first environmentalists" --
Life along the death march --
The wall --
Hearts and minds --
"The bastards of Bataan" --
From plunder to sustainability.
Responsibility: Robin Broad with John Cavanagh.

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