Energy Security and Climate Change. Double Challenge for Policymakers
  • Author : Artur Gradziuk
  • Release Date : 01 January 2009
  • Publisher : PISM
  • Genre : Climatic changes
  • Pages : 172
  • ISBN 13 : 9788389607799

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