Animal Genetics - The Science of Animal Breeding by F., A. Crew

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Subjects:

  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Technology & Engineering,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Agriculture - Animal Husbandry,
  • Genetics,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Medical-Genetics,
  • Science-Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Technology / Agriculture / Animal Husbandry

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages444
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11680925M
ISBN 101406796115
ISBN 109781406796117
OCLC/WorldCa224670377

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