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Biology of the mammal

P. Catherine Clegg

Biology of the mammal

by P. Catherine Clegg

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mammals -- Physiology.

  • Edition Notes

    Previous ed. 1964.

    Statementby P. Catherine Clegg and Arthur G. Clegg.
    ContributionsClegg, Arthur G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP31
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi,608p. :
    Number of Pages608
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15038585M
    ISBN 100433061219

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