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Report on the forests of North America

(exclusive of Mexico)

by Sargent, Charles Sprague

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Published by G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trees -- United States.,
  • Trees -- Canada.,
  • Wood -- Testing.,
  • Forests and forestry -- United States.,
  • Timber -- United States.,
  • Arbres -- États-Unis.,
  • Arbres -- Canada.,
  • Bois -- Essais.,
  • Forêts et sylviculture -- États-Unis.,
  • Bois d"oeuvre -- États-Unis.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles S. Sargent
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 25264, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 25264
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of the Interior
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination8 microfiches (380 fr.)
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24135571M
    ISBN 100665252641


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