2 edition of Human climatology and tropical settlement. found in the catalog.
Human climatology and tropical settlement.
Douglas Harry Kedgwin Lee
Bibliography: p. 34.
|Series||The John Thomson lecture,, 1946|
|LC Classifications||RA789 .L49|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||34|
|LC Control Number||med48000666|
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Author(s): Lee,Douglas H K(Douglas Harry Kedgwin), Title(s): Human climatology and tropical settlement. Country of Publication: Australia Publisher: Brisbane.
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