1 edition of School / community links in environmental education found in the catalog.
School / community links in environmental education
Bruce K. Downie
1999 by U.S. Agency for International Development, Academy for Educational Development in Washington, DC .
Written in English
|Statement||prepared by Bruce K. Downie, PRP Inc., Victoria, B.C.|
|LC Classifications||GE70 .D69 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||98|
|LC Control Number||2010533590|
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