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Argentine Chaco forests dendrology, tree structure, and economic use by Ingrid Roth

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Published by G. Borntraeger in Berlin .
Written in English



  • Argentina.,
  • Gran Chaco.


  • Forests and forestry -- Argentina.,
  • Forests and forestry -- Gran Chaco.,
  • Trees -- Argentina.,
  • Trees -- Gran Chaco.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (v. 1, p. 163-175) and indexes.

Statementby Ingrid Roth & Ana-Maria Giménez de Bolzón.
SeriesEncyclopedia of plant anatomy =, Handbuch der Pflanzenanatomie. Spezieller Teil ;, Bd. 14, T. 5 =, Traité d"anatomie végétale, Handbuch der Pflanzenanatomie (1956) ;, Bd. 14, T. 5.
ContributionsGiménez de Bolzón, Ana-Maria.
LC ClassificationsSD156.G68 R68 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationv. <1 > :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL420133M
ISBN 103443140254
LC Control Number98124447

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