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climate, geology, soils, and plant ecology of portion of the County of Buckingham (Ninety-Mile Plain), South Australia
J. E. Coaldrake
1951 by Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization in Melbourne .
Written in English
|Other titles||Ecology of part of Ninety-Mile Plain, South Australia.|
|Statement||by J.E. Coaldrake.|
|Series||Australia, CSIRO Bulletin -- no. 266|
|Contributions||Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization.|
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