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Temperate Deserts and Semi-Deserts

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Series: Ecosystems of the World Volume: 5

Edited By: NE West

522 pages, B/w photos, illus, tabs


Hardback | Dec 1983 | #3446 | ISBN: 0444419314
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This volume reviews current understanding of the most xeric ecosystems at mid-latitudes where freezing temperatures are consistently encountered each winter. Contents: Introduction; Continental deserts and semi-deserts of Eurasia; North American temperate deserts and semi-deserts; South American deserts and semi-deserts; comparison and contrast between continents.

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