BIOL 126: Biology II

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Circulating Collection (3rd-floor)

  • Dictionary of useful and everyday plants and their common names
    Call number: R 581.03 H839d
  • Textbook of general botany for colleges and universities, 4th ed.
    Call number: 580 H731t4
  • Plant sciences
    Call number: R 580 P694r
  • Reaching for the sun : how plants work
    Call number: 571.2 K583r
  • Plants of the Chicago region, 4th ed.
    Call number: R 581.97731 Sw64p

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