A Dictionary of Plant Pathology
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A Dictionary of Plant Pathology

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English


  • Plant pathology & diseases,
  • Plant Pathology,
  • Science,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Agriculture - General,
  • Life Sciences - Botany,
  • Reference,
  • Science / Botany

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7740344M
ISBN 100521424755
ISBN 109780521424752

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