new look at our crowded world

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Statementby Maxwell S. Stewart.
SeriesPublic affairs pamphlet no. 393
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LC ClassificationsHB881 .S76
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Pagination28 p.
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Open LibraryOL5980550M
LC Control Number66009112

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