7 edition of The great experiment in conservation found in the catalog.
The great experiment in conservation
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by William F. Porter, Jon D. Erickson, and Ross S. Whaley.|
|Contributions||Porter, William F., Erickson, Jon D., Whaley, Ross S.|
|LC Classifications||S932.N7 G74 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009011313|
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