2 edition of Environment and human efficiency found in the catalog.
Environment and human efficiency
E. C. Poulton
Bibliography: p. 302-313.
|Statement||by E. C. Poulton.|
|Series||American lecture series, publication no. 765. A monograph in the Bannerstone division of American lectures in living chemistry|
|LC Classifications||QP82 .P67|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 328 p.|
|Number of Pages||328|
|LC Control Number||71094218|
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