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Men or insects?

Alfred Fabre-Luce

Men or insects?

A study of population problems.

by Alfred Fabre-Luce

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Population.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the French by Robert Baldick.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB881 .F173
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5936128M
    LC Control Number65003429
    OCLC/WorldCa386877


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