Life on the planet Earth
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Life on the planet Earth by Harold J. Morowitz

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English


  • Biology.

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Includes bibliographies.

Statement[by] Harold J. Morowitz [&] Lucille S. Morowitz.
ContributionsMorowitz, Lucille S., joint author.
LC ClassificationsQH308.2 .M67
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 379 p.
Number of Pages379
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5425710M
ISBN 100393092690
LC Control Number73020174

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