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Cold climate research in Finland

Cold climate research in Finland

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Published by Ministry of Trade and Industry in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Finland,
  • Finland.
    • Subjects:
    • Ecology -- Finland.,
    • Cold -- Physiological effect.,
    • Finland -- Climate.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementJarmo Heinonen (editor).
      ContributionsHeinonen, Jarmo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC989.F3 C648 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1945947M
      ISBN 109514727789
      LC Control Number90169256

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