3 edition of Scientists, plants, and politics found in the catalog.
Scientists, plants, and politics
Includes bibliographical references (p. 118-127).
|Statement||by Robin Pistorius.|
|Contributions||International Plant Genetic Resources Institute.|
|LC Classifications||SB123.3 .P57 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 134 p. :|
|Number of Pages||134|
|LC Control Number||98180083|
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