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Conservation in India proceedings of the special meeting of the Standing Committee of the Indian Board for Wild Life, held at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi, 24 November, 1965, in order to meet the IUCN delegation which passed through India on its way to Bangkok. by Indian Board for Wild Life. Standing Committee.

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Published by International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources in Morges .
Written in English



  • India


  • Wildlife management -- India -- Congresses.,
  • Wildlife conservation -- India -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

SeriesIUCN publications., no. 17
LC ClassificationsSK555.A2 I5 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination60 p. :
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5254536M
LC Control Number75327591

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