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STATE OF THE WORLD'S MOUNTAINS: A GLOBAL REPORT Peter B. Stone 1992 Softcover New 2 Copies Available
By Stone, Peter B.
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London and New Jersey, Zed Books, 1992 reprint. 391 pp, b/w photos, maps. New thick softcover. 

Mountain environments are fragile and harsh. The impact of human development, and global warming, are having a major impact. An important scientific study. In this book, for the first time, leading development and environmental authorities brought together by Mountain Agenda assess the state of the world's mountain heritage.

Their global audit runs from China to Peru, from the Polish Tatra and the Scottish Highlands to the Alps and the great mountain chains of Asia, Africa and the Americas, as well as many lesser known ranges in the former USSR, Japan, the Caribbean and elsewhere. Maps, duotone photographs.

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