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Lake Kariba A Man-Made Tropical Ecosystem in Central Africa (Monographiae Biologicae) by

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Published by Springer .
Written in English


  • Hydrobiology,
  • Nature,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Fish,
  • Lakes & Ponds,
  • Nature / Lakes & Ponds,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books

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Edition Notes

ContributionsE.K. Balon (Editor), A.G. Coche (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages779
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9108242M
ISBN 109061930766
ISBN 109789061930761

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