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Genetics for beginners phases of biology dealing with heredity and variation by Carroll Lane Fenton

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Published by Haldeman-Julius Co. in Girard, Kan .
Written in English


  • Heredity.,
  • Variation (Biology)

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Publisher"s advertisements on p. 60-64.

StatementCarroll Lane Fenton.
SeriesLittle blue book ;, no. 811
LC ClassificationsQH431 .F35
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL242497M
LC Control Numberca 27000055

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