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theory of plant breeding

Oliver Mayo

theory of plant breeding

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plant breeding.,
  • Crops -- Genetics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementO. Mayo.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSB123 .M36
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 293 p. :
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4425580M
    ISBN 100198545363
    LC Control Number79041248


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