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Plants and the atmosphere. by Leonard Kollender Nash

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plants -- Assimilation.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. [121]-122.

SeriesHarvard case histories in experimental science, case, 5
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK882 .N3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 122 p.
Number of Pages122
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6109547M
LC Control Number52005401
OCLC/WorldCa1488536

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