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Golden trees, greenspaces, and urban forestry

S. G. Neginhal

Golden trees, greenspaces, and urban forestry

with illustrations

by S. G. Neginhal

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Published by S.G. Neginhal in Bangalore .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 304-305) and index.

StatementS.G. Neginhal.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxv, 342 p., 72 p. of plates :
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16747793M
ISBN 108190142038
LC Control Number2007392121

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