Microbes are something else by A. Harris Stone

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .

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Examines the science of microbiology--the study of any organism that is too small to be seen by the unaided eye, such as bacteria, viruses, protozoa, algae, and some fungi.

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Statementby A. Harris Stone and Irving Leskowitz. Illustrated by Peter P. Plasencia.
ContributionsLeskowitz, Irving, joint author., Plasencia, Peter P., illus.
LC ClassificationsQR57 .S76
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Pagination64 p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5754054M
ISBN 100135809517
LC Control Number71084753

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