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United States-Mexico border environmental directory 1996 = Directorio ambiental fronterizo México-Estados Unidos 1996

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Published by Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México .
Written in English



  • Mexican-American Border Region


  • Environmental sciences -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Directories.,
  • Environmental protection -- Mexican-American Border Region -- Directories.

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About the Edition

The latest revised, updated and fully annotated edition of an outstanding directory of names of individuals active in Mexican-U.S. border affairs. The index is organized by affiliation, i.e., government, NGOs, universities, business, etc.

Edition Notes

Other titlesDirectorio ambiental fronterizo México-Estados Unidos 1996
StatementSamuel Schmidt, editor ; Gloria P. Macias, managing editor.
ContributionsSchmidt, Samuel., Macias, Gloria P.
LC ClassificationsGE20 .U55 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination389 p. ;
Number of Pages389
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6837554M
ISBN 109686287949
LC Control Number00334685

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