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3 edition of Native Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region. found in the catalog.

Native Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region.

Woodbridge Metcalf

Native Trees of the San Francisco Bay Region.

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Published by Univ. of California P. in Berkley .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Undergraduate Professional & Scholarly.

SeriesCalifornia natural history guides
The Physical Object
Pagination72p.,[8]p. of plates :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22116399M
ISBN 100520008537


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