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Botany, a human concern

David Rayle

Botany, a human concern

by David Rayle

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Published by Saunders College in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementDavid L. Rayle, Hale L. Wedberg.
    ContributionsWedberg, Lee, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK47 .R32 1980
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 358 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4430510M
    ISBN 10072167481X
    LC Control Number79063407
    OCLC/WorldCa5678311

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