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U.S. climate change policy

Frederick M. Bernthal

U.S. climate change policy

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Published by U.S. Dept. of State, Bureau of Public Affairs, Office of Public Communication, Editorial Division in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Global warming -- Government policy -- United States.,
  • Environmental policy -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUS climate change policy
    StatementFrederick M. Bernthal.
    SeriesCurrent policy -- no. 1216
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of State. Office of Public Communication. Editorial Division.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17094211M


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