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Insect allergy allergic and toxic reactions to insects and other arthropods by Claude Albee Frazier

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Published by W.H. Green in St. Louis, Mo., U.S.A .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementby Claude Albee Frazier.
LC ClassificationsRC598.A76 F69 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 463 p. :
Number of Pages463
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2475767M
ISBN 100875270107
LC Control Number87207262

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