Wood and cellulose science by Alfred J. Stamm

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  • Cellulose.

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Statement[by] Alfred J. Stamm.
LC ClassificationsTA419 .S795
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Paginationx, 549 p.
Number of Pages549
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Open LibraryOL5917127M
LC Control Number64020126

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