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The year of the mite

Jane Ishka

The year of the mite

by Jane Ishka

  • 135 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Control,
  • Poultry,
  • Mites,
  • Chicken-mite,
  • Diseases

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-179).

    Statementby Jane Ishka ; with a foreword by David R. George
    ContributionsGeorge, David R., writer of foreword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF995 .I74 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 201 pages
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26964296M
    ISBN 101938463439
    ISBN 109781938463433
    LC Control Number2014920798
    OCLC/WorldCa934504672

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