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Vanishing rain forests : the ecological transition in Malaysia

Author: S Robert Aiken; Colin H Leigh
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon, ©1992
Series: Oxford biogeography series, 5
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vanishing Rain Forests provides an environmental insight into Malaysia - one of the world's most biologically diverse regions. It considers what has been done to conserve the region's natural wealth  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S Robert Aiken; Colin H Leigh
ISBN: 0198549598 9780198549598
OCLC Number: 34079226
Notes: Reprinted with corrections.
Description: xvii, 194 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Whither tropical rain forest?; The rain forests of Malaysia; Resource utilization and forest conversion: processes and policies; The human impact; Conservation: towards a sustainable future; An essay by way of conclusion; Notes; References; Index.
Series Title: Oxford biogeography series, 5
Responsibility: S. Robert Aiken and Colin H. Leigh.
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From reviews of the hardback: It reads well and convincingly...excellent The Forestry Chronicle This book can be highly recommended as essential reading for anyone concerned with rain forests . Read more...

 
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