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Published by ILM Publications in Glendale, AZ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Statistical methods,
  • Environmental sciences,
  • Data processing

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Yue Rong
SeriesAdvanced topics in environmental science series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGE45.S73 P73 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 269 p., [15] p. of plates :
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25032440M
ISBN 101906799040
ISBN 109781906799045
LC Control Number2011004906

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