Plant Resources of Arid and Semiarid Lands
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Plant Resources of Arid and Semiarid Lands A Global Perspective by J. R. Goodin

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Published by Academic Pr .
Written in English


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ContributionsDavid K. Northington (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages338
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Open LibraryOL7326897M
ISBN 100122897455
ISBN 109780122897450

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