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Published by Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales in Mosman, N.S.W., Australia .
Written in English



  • Australia,
  • New South Wales.


  • Endangered species -- Australia -- New South Wales.,
  • Endangered species -- Law and legislation -- Australia -- New South Wales.,
  • Environmental law -- Australia -- New South Wales.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Pat Hutchings, Daniel Lunney, and Chris Dickman.
ContributionsHutchings, P. A., Lunney, Daniel., Dickman, Chris., Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales.
LC ClassificationsQH77.A8 T47 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3453345M
LC Control Number2005363687

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