2 edition of Environmental effects of North Sea oil and gas developments found in the catalog.
Environmental effects of North Sea oil and gas developments
J. I. G. Cadogan
Special issue of the Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London, B. Biological sciences, v. 316, no. 1181, 16 September 1987.
|Statement||organized by J.I.G. Cadogan, R.B. Calrk and J.P. Hartley ; and edited by J.P. Hartley and R.B. Clark. --|
|Contributions||Royal Society (Great Britain)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||p. 460-677 (217 p.) :|
|Number of Pages||677|
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