Biological contributions

a collection of essays and the research articles dedicated to John Thomas Patterson on the occasion of his eightieth birthday.
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Patterson, John Thomas, 1878-1960., Genetics., Drosop
StatementEdited by Marshall R. Wheeler.
SeriesIts Publication, no. 5914, University of Texas publication ;, no. 5914.
ContributionsWheeler, Marshall R., ed.
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LC ClassificationsQH431 .T42
The Physical Object
Pagination271 p.
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Open LibraryOL5789815M
LC Control Number59063793

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