Introduction to Bacteria for Students in the Biological Sciences
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Introduction to Bacteria for Students in the Biological Sciences

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Published by John Wiley & Sons Inc .
Written in English


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Number of Pages176
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Open LibraryOL7611994M
ISBN 10047110034X
ISBN 109780471100348

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