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Western wood density survey report no. 2 by Robert R. Maeglin

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory in Madison, Wis .
Written in English


  • Forest reserves -- West (U.S.)

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Statementby Robert R. Maeglin and Harold E. Wahlgren.
SeriesU.S.D.A. Forest Service research paper FPL -- 183., Research paper FPL -- 183.
ContributionsWahlgren, H. E., Forest Products Laboratory (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. :
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17614997M

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