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Alternatives to Deforestation (Biology and Resource Management Series) Paperback – May 15, 1990

ISBN-13: 978-0231068932 ISBN-10: 023106893X Edition: Reprint
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A rich mine of excellent reviews and new ideas and data. I recommend it to anyone interested in tropical rain forest ecology and the developing issues confronting this troubled biome. -- David B. Clark Ecology

Of the many books about the destruction of the Amazon rainforest, this is one of the best. -- Academic Library Book Review

About the Author

Anthony B. Anderson is a program officer at the Ford Foundation in Rio de Janeiro. Previously a senior scientist of the Goeldi Museum in Belém, Brazil, he has worked for fifteen years as an ecologist in the Amazon, specializing in the ecology and management of forest resources.


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Product Details

  • Series: Biology and Resource Management Series
  • Paperback: 281 pages
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press; Reprint edition (May 15, 1990)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 023106893X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0231068932
  • Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 7.2 x 10.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,721,793 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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The best review of the aspects nd consequences of tropical deforestation!
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