3 edition of Surprising futures found in the catalog.
by Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research in Stockholm
Written in English
Bibliography: p. 124.
|Statement||editors, Uno Svedin and Britt Aniansson.|
|Series||Report / Swedish Council for Planning and Coordination of Research,, 87:1, Rapport (Sweden. Forskningsrådsnamnden) ;, 87:1.|
|Contributions||Svedin, Uno, 1943-, Aniansson, Britt Hägerhäll., Sweden. Forskningsrådsnämnden.|
|LC Classifications||HC13 .S87 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||128 p. :|
|Number of Pages||128|
|LC Control Number||87203686|
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