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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Plant diseases -- Congresses.,
  • Plants -- Disease and pest resistance -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Richard C. Staples, Gary H. Toenniessen.
SeriesEnvironmental science and technology
ContributionsStaples, Richard C., Toenniessen, Gary H., Bellagio Study and Conference Center.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSB727 .P5
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 339 p. :
Number of Pages339
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4108100M
ISBN 100471081965
LC Control Number80022923

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