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Natural sciences in China report from a visit to the People"s Republic of China by Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.

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Published by The Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters : The Danish Research Administration in Copenhagen .
Written in English



  • China.


  • Natural history -- China.

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Edition Notes

Statementby a delegation from the Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters.
LC ClassificationsQH181 .D36 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination89 p. :
Number of Pages89
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4638124M
ISBN 108787331306
LC Control Number77469920

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