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Forest trees of Virginia.

Forest trees of Virginia.

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Published by Dept. of Forestry in Charlottesville, Va. (Box 378, Charlottesville 22903) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Trees -- Virginia -- Identification.,
    • Forest plants -- Virginia -- Identification.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 86) and index.

      SeriesPublication ;, #26, Publication (Virginia. Dept. of Forestry) ;, #26.
      ContributionsVirginia. Dept. of Forestry.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK191 .F67 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination88 p. :
      Number of Pages88
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1047977M
      LC Control Number93620492

      The original book was prepared by Wilbur R. Matton, an extension forester with the U.S. Forest Service. Over the years the list of pictured trees has changed slightly, but for the most part the book has remained as it was in the original printing.


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