Hawaii"s vanishing flora by Bert Y Kimura

Cover of: Hawaii

Published by Oriental Pub. Co. in Honolulu, Hawaii .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Rare plants -- Hawaii,
  • Endangered plants -- Hawaii,
  • Endemic plants -- Hawaii,
  • Rare plants -- Hawaii -- Pictorial works,
  • Endangered plants -- Hawaii -- Pictorial works,
  • Endemic plants -- Hawaii -- Pictorial works

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Bert Y. Kimura and Kenneth M. Nagata
ContributionsNagata, Kenneth M
The Physical Object
Pagination88 p. :
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18010404M
ISBN 10093296142

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