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Field guide to Acacias of East Africa

by Najma Dharani

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Published by Struik in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acacia,
  • Identification,
  • Akazie,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 197) and indexes.

    StatementNajma Dharani
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK495.M545 D43 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27038601M
    ISBN 101770071741
    ISBN 109781770071742
    LC Control Number2006406063
    OCLC/WorldCa70063508

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