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Published by Wayne State University Press in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Industrial microbiology,
  • Microbiology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harold W. Rossmoore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR56.R595 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination228 p. :
    Number of Pages228
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24936019M
    ISBN 100814316026
    ISBN 109780814316023
    OCLC/WorldCa263621747

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