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Terra infirma

by Rodger Kamenetz

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Published by University of Arkansas Press in Fayetteville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Kamenetz, Rodger, 1950- -- Family.,
    • Kamenetz, Miriam.,
    • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Family relationships.,
    • Mothers and sons -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Rodger Kamenetz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3561.A4172 Z477 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination116 p. ;
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3028286M
      ISBN 10093862654X, 0938626558
      LC Control Number85008761

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      Terra Infirma was established in by Gareth Kane, a leading sustainability expert. The company was singled out for praise in by the UK Environment Minister Caroline Spelman. In , Terra Infirma Ltd was shortlisted for Green Consultancy of the Year at the Business Green Leader Awards. Terra's awakening power might provide an answer, or it might destroy them L. Abrahamson continues the emotional roller-coaster ride she started in Terra Incognita. Terra Infirma returns us to the darkest days of Couver and the feisty heroine who might have the power to save us all.


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