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Reading Himalayan landscapes over time

Reading Himalayan landscapes over time

environmental perception, knowledge, and practice in Nepal and Ladakh

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Published by Institut Francais de Pondichery in Pondicherry .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Joelle Smadja.
The Physical Object
Pagination671, xii p.
Number of Pages671
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23219080M
LC Control Number2009311339

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