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3 edition of The Plant world found in the catalog.

The Plant world

by Ruth Binney

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Published by World Book, Inc. in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementconsultant editor, Ruth Binney ; consultants and contributors, Ruth Binney ... [et al.].
SeriesThe World book encyclopedia of science
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK7 .P53x 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination159 p. :
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24370782M
ISBN 10071663192X
ISBN 109780716631927
LC Control Number86050622
OCLC/WorldCa15280245

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