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Animal societies

Animal societies

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Published by Japan Scientific Societies Press, Sole distributor for the outside Japan, Business Center for Academic Societies Japan in Tokyo .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Yosiaki Itô, Jerram L. Brown, and Jiro Kikkawa.
ContributionsItō, Yoshiaki, 1930-
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 91/11484 (S)
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 291 p. :
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2135691M
ISBN 104762205141
LC Control Number88201988


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