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America"s pioneering naturalists

Robert Elman

America"s pioneering naturalists

their lives and times, exploits and adventures

by Robert Elman

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Published by Winchester Press in Tulsa, Okla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Naturalists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Robert Elman ; foreword by Dean Amadon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH26 .E44 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 231 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages231
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3483268M
      ISBN 100876912927
      LC Control Number82002699
      OCLC/WorldCa8282174

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