The Detection of climate change due to the enhanced greenhouse effect
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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington, DC, Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Global warming.,
  • Climatic changes.

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SeriesNASA-TM -- 107965., NASA technical memorandum -- 107965.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL15368418M

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