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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture in Washington .
Written in English


  • Paper -- Deterioration.

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Statementby T.D. Jarrell, J.M. Hankins, and F.P. Veitch.
SeriesTechnical bulletin / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 541, Technical bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 541.
ContributionsHankins, J. M. 1908-, Veitch, F. P. 1868-1943., United States. Dept. of Agriculture.
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Pagination20 p. :
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23011736M

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