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British hardwoods

L. Chalk

British hardwoods

their structure and identification

by L. Chalk

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementL. Chalk and B.J. Rendle.
SeriesForest Products Research bulletin -- 3
ContributionsRendle, B. J., Department of Scientific and Industrial Research., Imperial Forestry Institute.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,53p. :
Number of Pages53
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18675698M


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