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An Amazonian Rain Forest: The Structure and Function of a Nutrient Stressed Ecosystem and the Impact of Slash-and-Burn agriculture

Out of Print

Series: Man and the Biosphere Volume: 2

Edited By: CF Jordan

176 pages, Figs, b/w photos

Parthenon Publishing

Hardback | Dec 1989 | #5909 | ISBN: 1850702306
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About this book

Addresses the role and importance of nutrients in a tropical rain forest, and in slash-and-burn agriculture derived from the rain forest. Using results of studies conducted in the Amazon territory in Venezuela, the book compares knowledge gained there with other tropical forested regions.


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