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Role and goals of tropical botanic gardens

Role and goals of tropical botanic gardens

proceedings of a symposium, held at the Rimba Ilmu, Botanic Garden of the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in conjunction with the ceremonial opening of the Rimba Ilmu ... August 1974

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Published by The Garden in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Botanical gardens -- Tropics -- Congresses.,
    • Botanical gardens -- Southeast Asia -- Congresses.,
    • Botanical gardens -- Research -- Congresses.,
    • Tropical plants -- Congresses.,
    • Plant conservation -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by B. C. Stone.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsStone, Benjamin C. 1933-, Universiti Malaya. Rimba Ilmu.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK73.T76 R64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4395151M
      LC Control Number78942326


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