2 edition of Effects of shelter on the physiology of plants and animals found in the catalog.
Effects of shelter on the physiology of plants and animals
|Statement||edited by John Grace.|
|Series||Progress in biometeorology ;, v. 2|
|Contributions||Grace, J. 1945-|
|LC Classifications||QH543 .E34 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 176 p. :|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||86102048|
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