Understanding the game of the environment

an illustrated guide to understanding ecological principles by David R. Houston

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington D.C

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Edition Notes

Statementby David R. Houston.
SeriesAgriculture information bulletin ; no. 426, Agriculture information bulletin ;, no. 426.
LC ClassificationsS21 .A74 no. 426, QH541 .A74 no. 426
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 174 p. :
Number of Pages174
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4237219M
LC Control Number80601658

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