2 edition of Plants, people, and ecology in Yap found in the catalog.
Plants, people, and ecology in Yap
Mark David Merlin
Includes bibliographical references (p. 129- 130) and indexes.
|Statement||by Mark Merlin ... [et al.].|
|LC Classifications||QK473.M5 M47 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 130 p. :|
|Number of Pages||130|
|LC Control Number||00300427|
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