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Geography in Lithuania

Geography in Lithuania

special issue for the 28th International Geographical Congress on "Land, Sea and Human Effort".

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Published by Lithuanian Geographical Society, Institute of Geography in Vilnius .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lithuania -- Geography -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGeografija Lietuvoje :, Land, sea and human effort
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsLietuvos Geografų draugija., International Geographical Congress (28th : 1996 : Hague, Netherlands)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK505.285 .G46 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL440647M
    LC Control Number98151837
    OCLC/WorldCa36652211

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