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Literature review of common tropical trees.

Jacob L. Whitmore

Literature review of common tropical trees.

By Jacob L. Whitmore [and] Gary S. Hartshorn.

by Jacob L. Whitmore

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Published by Institute of Forest Products, College of Forest Resources, University of Washington in Seattle, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees -- Costa Rica -- Bibliography,
  • Forests and forestry -- Costa Rica -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTropical trees
    SeriesContribution no. 8, Contribution (University of Washington. Institute of Forest Resources) -- no. 8
    ContributionsHartshorn, Gary S.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5356 T8 W45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113p.
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18928062M

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Seattle, Institute of Forest Products, University of Washington, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jacob L Whitmore; Gary S Hartshorn.

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