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Coming to terms with Latin names

Joyce Gadsby

Coming to terms with Latin names

by Joyce Gadsby

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Published by Ecology and Conservation Studies Society in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Joyce Gadsby and Richard Thompson.
SeriesAids to students / Ecology and Conservation Studies Society -- no.1, Aids to students (Ecology and Conservation Studies Society) -- No.1.
ContributionsThompson, Richard.
The Physical Object
Pagination16p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16689659M
ISBN 101870221001

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