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naturalist in a university museum

Ruthven, Alexander Grant

naturalist in a university museum

by Ruthven, Alexander Grant

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Published by [Alumni press, University of Michigan] in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Natural history museums.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alexander G. Ruthven.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH70 .R8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. l., [21]-143 p.
    Number of Pages143
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL236614M
    LC Control Numberagr32000737
    OCLC/WorldCa7330439

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