Proceedings of the Invitational Workshop on USDA Activities in Biological Control Riverdale, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., October 8-11, 1996 by Invitational Workshop on USDA Activities in Biological Control (1996 Riverdale, Prince George"s County, Md., and Washington, D.C.)

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StatementR.I. Carruthers and J.K. Petroff, editors.
ContributionsCarruthers, R. I., Clark, Janet, 1958-, United States. Agricultural Research Service.
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LC ClassificationsSB975.5.U6 I58 1996
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Paginationxvi, 109 p. ;
Number of Pages109
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Open LibraryOL311710M
LC Control Number97221953
OCLC/WorldCa37746969

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