Published 1997 by Ministry of the Environment, Environment Information Centre, Republic of Estonia in Tallinn .
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|Statement||Rein Ratas and Anto Raukas ; [English text revised by Helle Kukk, Ene Laur and Siiri Kerge].|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 99/02557 (Q)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||39 p. :|
|Number of Pages||39|
|LC Control Number||98156733|
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