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Animals in urban environment proceedings of the symposium on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Institute of Zoology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Warszawa-Jabłonna 22-24 October 1979

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Published by Zakład Narodowy im. Ossolińskich in Wrocław .
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Other titlesZwierzęta w świecie zurbanizowanym.
Statement[editors Maciej Luniak, Bohdan Pisarski].
ContributionsLuniak, Maciej., Pisarski, Bohdan., Instytut Zoologii (Polska Akademia Nauk)
LC ClassificationsQH541.5.C6 A54 1982
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Pagination175 p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3201311M
ISBN 108304011263
LC Control Number83105530

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