International protection of the environment

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Oceana Publications , Dobbs Ferry, N.Y
Statementcompiled and edited by Bernd Rüster and Bruno Simma. Vol 7.
ContributionsRüster, Bernd., Simma, Bruno.
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ISBN 100379100932

As conservation of the environment plays an increasingly important role within society, International Law and the Environment continues to be the essential read for students and practitioners alike.

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