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Biotechnology, bioremediation January 1992 - May 1994 by Guenther, Kim.

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Published by National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Md .
Written in English


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StatementKim Guenther and Raymond Dobert.
SeriesQuick bibliography series,, QB 94-50, Quick bibliography series ;, 94-50.
ContributionsDobert, Raymond., National Agricultural Library (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsZ5862 .G84 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. ;
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1223365M
LC Control Number94223113

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