Pocket guide to Alaska trees by R. F. Taylor

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Alaska in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Trees -- Alaska -- Identification.

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Statementby Raymond F. Taylor.
SeriesMiscellaneous publication / United States Department of Agriculture -- no. 55, Miscellaneous publication (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 55.
LC ClassificationsS21 .A46 no. 55
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22987609M
LC Control Number30000069

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