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A Good Forest for Dying

The Tragic Death of a Young Man on the Front Lines of the Environmental Wars

by Patrick Beach

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Published by Doubleday .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7440826M
ISBN 100385506171
ISBN 109780385506175
OCLC/WorldCa52559166

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