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short history of the plant sciences.

Howard S. Reed

short history of the plant sciences.

by Howard S. Reed

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Published by Ronald Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesNew series of plant science books -- 7
The Physical Object
Pagination318p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21484258M

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By Prof. Howard S. Reed. (A New Series of Plant Science Books, Vol. 7.) Pp. x + (Waltham, Mass.: The Chronica Botanica Co Author: W. Stiles. The account of work in the plant sciences given in this book is intended for the average graduate student in our universities, rather than for the specialist in science or in history.

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