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Uniform Title Biosfera. English.
Title Encyclopedia of the biosphere / project director, Ramon Folch ; assistant project director, Josep M. Camarasa ; [translation, Trevor Foskett ; revision, Vernon Heywood].

Imprint Detroit, Mich. : Gale Group, c2000-


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Reference    333.9503 ENC  v.4    Available
 GDL Central Library Reference    333.9503 ENC  v.5    Available
 GDL Central Library Reference    333.9503 ENC  v.7    Available
Edition English-language ed.
Description 11 v. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Note "Encyclopedia of the biosphere is an 11-volume work ... planned in accordance with the principles of UNESCO's MAB (Man and the Biosphere) Programme"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents v. 1. Our living planet -- v. 2. Tropical rainforests -- v. 3. Savannahs -- v. 4. Deserts -- v. 5. Mediterranean woodlands -- v. 6. Temperate rainforests -- v. 7. Deciduous forests -- v. 8. Prairies and boreal forests (On title page: Prairies and taiga) -- v. 9. Lakes, islands, and the poles -- v. 10. Oceans and seashores -- v. 11. The biosphere concept and index.
Subject Nature -- Effect of human beings on -- Encyclopedias.
Biosphere -- Encyclopedias.
Ecosystem management -- Encyclopedias.
Added Author Folch i Guillén, Ramon.
Camarasa, Josep Ma. (Josep Maria)
Unesco. Programme on Man and the Biosphere.
Added Title Biosphere
Note Half-title has subtitle: Humans in the world's ecosystems
Added Title Our living planet.
Tropical rainforests.
Mediterranean woodlands.
Temperate rainforests.
Deciduous forests.
Prairies and boreal forests.
Lakes, islands, and the poles.
Oceans and seashores.
The biosphere concept and index.
ISBN 0787645060 (set)
0787645079 (v. 1)
0787645087 (v. 2)
0787645095 (v. 3)
0787645109 (v. 4)
0787645117 (v. 5)
0787645125 (v. 6)
0787645133 (v. 7)
0787645141 (v. 8)
078764515X (v. 9)
0787645168 (v. 10)
0787645176 (v. 11)

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