Summary of the Greater Manchester Schools acid rain survey
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Summary of the Greater Manchester Schools acid rain survey September-December 1986 by S. E. . Green

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Published by Acid Rain Information Centre in Manchester .
Written in English

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StatementS.E. Green, J.W.S. Longhurst & D.S. Lee.
ContributionsLonghurst, J. W. S. ., Lee, D. S. ., Acid Rain Information Centre.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13864401M

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