Published 1973 by Q., University of Queensland Press for the Tropical Grassland Society of Australia in St. Lucia .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Statement||by J. C. Tothill and J. B. Hacker. Illustrated by J. B. Hacker.|
|Contributions||Hacker, J. B. 1938- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||QK495.G74 T63|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 300 p.|
|Number of Pages||300|
|LC Control Number||73164978|
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