1 edition of Influence of electrical energy on plants found in the catalog.
Influence of electrical energy on plants
Fredrick W. Wheaton
1970 by Agricultural Experiment Station, University of Maryland in College Park .
Written in English
|Statement||[by] F. W. Wheaton.|
|Series||University of Maryland. Agricultural Experiment Station, College Park. M[iscellaneous] p[ublication], 744., Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station. Contribution, no. 4262, MP (Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station) ;, no. 744., Contribution (Maryland Agricultural Experiment Station) ;, no. 4262.|
|LC Classifications||QK758 .W48|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 38 p.|
|Number of Pages||38|
|LC Control Number||72176341|
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