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Pesticides, the new plague

Linda Cawcutt

Pesticides, the new plague

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Published by Friends of the Earth in Collingwood [Vic.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Pesticides -- Toxicology -- Australia.,
    • Pesticides -- Environmental aspects -- Australia.,
    • Pests -- Control -- Environmental aspects -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLinda Cawcutt, Catherine Watson.
      ContributionsWatson, Catherine.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA1270.P4 C39 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 119 p. :
      Number of Pages119
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2997073M
      ISBN 10090931330X
      LC Control Number84254162
      OCLC/WorldCa12080066

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