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Ocular fine structure selected electron micrographs. by Marie A. Jakus

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesRetina Foundation. Institute of Biological and Medical Sciences. Monographs and conferences -- v. 1, Monographs and conferences (Retina Foundation. Institute of Biological and Medical Sciences) -- v. 1.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14733335M
LC Control Number64015257

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