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Vanishing forest

Vanishing forest

the human consequences of deforestation : a report for the Independent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues.

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Published by Malayan Nature Society in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human beings -- Effect of environment on.,
  • Deforestation -- Social aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIndependent Commission on International Humanitarian Issues.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF54.5 .V36 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p. ;
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2016426M
    LC Control Number90944306

    Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award , 'The Explorer' is set in the Amazon and follows the story of Fred, whose plane accidentally crashes into the rainforest canopy. This book was nominated .   Interestingly, while the area categorised as ‘very dense forest’ (tree canopy density of over 70%) remain intact at 57 , the ‘moderately dense forest’ (tree canopy density between

      RULES FOR VANISHING | Kate Alice Marshall | Viking Books/Penguin Teen Rating: 4/5 stars Once a year a path appears in the forest and Lucy Gallows beckons someone to .   Wolf and The Seven Little Goats bedtime stories for kids cartoon animation - Duration: Fairy Tales and Stories for Kids Recommended for you.

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Vanishing rain forests by Paula Z. Hogan, , Gareth Stevens Children's Books edition, in English - A Gareth Stevens Children's Books Pages:   Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books; Author: Richard Platt; Illustrator: Rupert van Wyk's Fiction In this children's book the Brazilian Rain forest is vanishing. The books focus's on a girl names Ramaema. On her walk home one day she hears the sound of the nabe. The nabe were the white people who were taking away the forest .


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