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The fishes of Alberta

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Published by University of Alberta Press, University of Calgary Press in Edmonton, Alta, Calgary, Alta .
Written in English



  • Alberta.,
  • Alberta


  • Fishes -- Alberta.,
  • Fishes -- Alberta -- Identification.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 409-432) and index.

StatementJoseph S. Nelson, Martin J. Paetz.
ContributionsPaetz, Martin J.
LC ClassificationsQL626.5.A42 N44 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 437 p. :
Number of Pages437
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1527322M
ISBN 100888642350, 0888642369, 1895176190, 1895176301
LC Control Number93218134

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