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Climate change liability

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Published by Edward Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liability for climatic change damages,
  • Law and legislation,
  • Climatic changes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Michael Faure, Marjan Peeters
    SeriesNew horizons in environmental and energy law, New horizons in environmental and energy law
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK955 .C55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 287 p. ;
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24895705M
    ISBN 101849802866
    ISBN 109781849802864
    LC Control Number2010934043
    OCLC/WorldCa637520110


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