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Social bacteria and economic microbes, wholesome and noxious.

Atkinson, Edward

Social bacteria and economic microbes, wholesome and noxious.

A study in Smalls.

by Atkinson, Edward

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Published in [n.p.] .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination317-327 p.
Number of Pages327
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Open LibraryOL16931138M

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