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Biosphere forms and functions : a festschrift to Professor B.N. Verma by B. N. Verma

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Published by Daya Pub. House in Delhi .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plant diversity

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About the Edition

Bhola Nath Verma, b. 1943, Indian phycologist; contributed articles.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditor, Prem Kumar Prasad
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQK358 .B56 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24897217M
ISBN 108170356717, 8170356714
ISBN 109788170356714
LC Control Number2011323642
OCLC/WorldCa704229392

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