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Published by CAB International in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Soil biology,
  • Indicators (Biology)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by C. Pankhurst, B. Doube and V. Gupta.
ContributionsPankhurst, C., Doube, B., Gupta, V.V.S.R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQH84.8 .B54 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL667339M
ISBN 100851991580
LC Control Number97013061

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