2 edition of Climates of the world. found in the catalog.
Climates of the world.
United States. Environmental Data Service.
by For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in [Washington
Written in English
|LC Classifications||QC981 .U53|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 28 p.|
|Number of Pages||28|
|LC Control Number||77602801|
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