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Plants in the service of man

Hyams, Edward

Plants in the service of man

10,000 years of domestication

by Hyams, Edward

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants, Cultivated -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. [215]-217.

    Statement[by] Edward Hyams.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB71 .H9 1972
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 222 p.
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5758826M
    LC Control Number71147891


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