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Tropical plant diseases

H. David Thurston

Tropical plant diseases

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Published by American Phytopathological Society in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tropics.
    • Subjects:
    • Tropical crops -- Diseases and pests.,
    • Plant diseases -- Tropics.,
    • Phytopathogenic microorganisms -- Control -- Tropics.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementH. David Thurston.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB608.T8 T49 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 208 p. :
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2876885M
      ISBN 100890540632
      LC Control Number84081534

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