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Plants and man

E. K. Janaki Ammal

Plants and man

by E. K. Janaki Ammal

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany in Lucknow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany,
  • Botany, Economic -- Addresses, essays, lectures,
  • Ethnobotany -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E. K. Janaki Ammal.
    SeriesSilver jubilee lecture ;, 2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK81 .A47
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4864254M
    LC Control Number75903836

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